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Article 20776 of sci.geo.geology:
>From: Susan_Davidson@mindlink.bc.ca (Susan Davidson)
Subject: Repost: TV program looking for Canadian field research proje
> Org.  : Internex Online, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (416 363 3783)
> Note: This is a repost of a notice circulated in August, under the title
> of Earth Quest.  The program's name has been changed to "Mission:
> Earth".
>
> Mission: Earth is a new half-hour documentary series, being produced for
> The Discovery Channel, Canada, by Owl TV (Toronto) and Marathon
> Productions (France), about scientists whose discoveries may help us
> understand and perhaps better protect our planet.
>
> Mission: Earth will follow these researchers as they set out on
> different journeys of discovery - whether it be climbing glaciers,
> hovering over rain forests or exploring the ocean depths.
>
> Mission: Earth is not a doom and gloom environmental series, but one
> that exudes wonder, adventure and hope.
>
> We are looking for new and interesting field projects in the natural
> sciences or environmental studies that are ongoing or planned for the
> next year within Canada.
>
> The kinds of research projects we would consider for our series will
> involve:
>
>  - an expedition, or team project
>  - using new and innovative technology / techniques
>  - a remote/visually interesting location
>  - gaining new knowledge of a previously little-known subject or area
>  - physical, mental or emotional challenges on the part of the
> researchers
>  - cross-disciplinary research studying different aspects of a single
> environment or broader context
>  - implications for ecological/environmental concerns
>
> To discuss a planned or ongoing project, or for further information,
> please contact:
> George Irish
> Researcher, Mission: Earth
> Tel:  (416) 533-9658
> Fax: (416) 588-7156
> E-mail:  irishg@io.org

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Bonnie Blackwell,                               bonn@qcvaxa.acc.qc.edu
Dept of Geology,                                (718) 997-3332
Queens College, City University of New York,    fax:  997-3349
Flushing, NY 11367-1597