Caroline Fox, PhD 
                                                                     Killam Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Oceanography, Dalhousie University
& in collaboration with Raincoast Conservation Foundation 

My book:
At Sea with the 
Marine Birds of the Raincoast 
 Learn more here. Buy here.

Shortlisted for the 2017 Basil Stuart-Stubbs prize for outstanding scholarly book on British Columbia. [article]


... "a lovely, intelligent book"

"Fox's expertise" ... "is framed by a cinematic eye and a 
lyrical frame of mind. She is one of the best nature writers I've encountered in recent years."
                                                          - D. Shulman, 10,000 Birds. [Full Review] 

"Seldom do academics pen statements such as, 
"From across canyons of evolutionary space, they seeped into my subconscious, bird by bird, and their complex, wondrous lives became wound up with mine." I hope there will be more from her."
                                                                             - R. Butler, Hakai Magazine. [Full Review]

Research Interests 

As a coastal ecologist and conservation scientist, my research interests tend to be diverse. In general, I conduct interdisciplinary and collaborative research within a mosaic of coastal ecosystems, studying the ecology of marine and coastal predators, cross-ecosystem interactions, particularly those driven by migratory animals, and more. Because anthropogenic activities act as major forces of ecological and evolutionary change in coastal ecosystems, these influences also constitute an active part of my research.