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Dr. Jesse Popp

University of Guelph, WISE Lab

Dr. Jesse Popp is a Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Environmental Science at the University of Guelph. She is a member of Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory and strives to promote inclusive science that embraces multiple ways of knowing while on her journey of learning and sharing. As the PI of the Wildlife, Indigenous Science, Ecology (WISE) Lab, she and her research team work to weave Indigenous and Western knowledge systems to contribute to the advancement of environmental and ecological science. Dr. Popp’s holistic and interdisciplinary research investigates ecological research questions identified by the Indigenous communities and organizations that she and her team partner with. Through Indigenous-led projects that uplift Indigenous values and ways of knowing, Dr. Popp and her team contribute to conservation,

Elder Theodore Flamand

Species at Risk Coordinator Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory

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