2017:

Vandenberg, N.; Costa, M.; Coady, Y.; Agbaje, T. (2017, August 21-23). PySciDON: A Python Scientific Framework for Development of Ocean Network Applications. IEEE Pacific Rim Conference on Communications, Computers and Signal Processing, Victoria, BC.

Suchy*, K.; Costa, M.; Hilborn, A.; Wang, Z.; Vandenberg, N.Yang, Y.; Le Baron, N.; Cowen, L.; Coady, Y.; Perry, I. (2017, June 21-22). Assisting fisheries management by integration of data from non-specialized assets: ferries, citizens, and satellites. MEOPAR Annual Science Meeting, Montreal, QC.

Yang, Y.; Cowen, L.; Costa, M.; Wang, Z. (2017, June 10). Evaluation of ocean colour spectra acquired by ferry passengers in the Salish Sea. The Fifth Annual Canadian StaUsUcs Student Conference, Winnipeg, ON.

Nahirnick, N.; Hunter, P.; Schroeder, S.; Costa, M.; Sharma, T. (2017, July). Long-term and UAV mapping of eelgrass habitat in the Southern Gulf Islands and associated land use and shoreline activity change. Invited talk at the Saturna Island Parks Day Intertidal Safari, East Point (Saturna Island), BC. 

Nahirnick, N.; Schroeder, S.; Costa, M.; Sharma, T.  (2017, June). Long-term spatial-temporal eelgrass habitat change (1932-2016) in the Salish Sea. Poster presented at the Earth Observation Summit / Canadian Remote Sensing Symposium, Montreal, QC.

Nahirnick, N.; Hunter, P.; Schroeder, S.; Costa, M.; Sharma, T. (2017, June). Unmanned Aerial Photographic Mapping of Eelgrass. Poster presented at the Earth Observation Summit / Canadian Remote Sensing Symposium, Montreal, QC.

Nahirnick, N.; Hunter, P.; Schroeder, S.; Costa, M.; Sharma, T. (2017, May). Benefits and challenges of UAV mapping for seagrass ecology and conservation. Oral presentation at the Canadian Society for Ecology and Evolution, Victoria, BC. 

Nahirnick, N.; Hunter, P.; Schroeder, S.; Costa, M.; Sharma, T. (2017, March). UAV Imagery for mapping eelgrass (Zostera marina) in the Southern Gulf Islands, BC. Oral presentation at the Bridging the Gap Student Conference, Victoria, BC. 


2016:

Nahirnick, N.; Hunter, P.; Schroeder, S.; Costa, M.; Sharma, T. (2016, October). Mapping and monitoring eelgrass (Zostera marina) using UAV technology and OBIA. Poster presented at the Ocean Optics Conference, Victoria, BC.

Nahirnick, N.; Schroeder, S.; Costa, M.; Sharma, T. (2016, June). Mapping historic eelgrass (Zostera marina) using an object-based image analysis approach. Poster presented at the Canadian Association of Geographers Conference, Halifax, NS.

Nahirnick, N.; Schroeder, S.; Costa, M.; Sharma, T. (2016, April). Long-term trends in eelgrass (Zostera marina) and coastal development in the Salish Sea. Poster presented at the Salish Sea Ecosystem Conference, Vancouver, BC. Awarded Honourable Mention.