Author Archives: André Martel

Scuba Diving for Freshwater Mussels in the Ottawa River

During their very successful field trip, scientist André Martel and teammates found a great variety and abundance of mussels, including the rare hickorynut—a species found in only six rivers in Canada! Continue reading

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Unique and Little-Known Seashell Deposits along the St. Lawrence River

Enormous seashell deposits that are around 10 000 years old piqued the curiosity of researcher André Martel and brought him to Baie-Comeau, Quebec. Continue reading

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