the takuvik
Team

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Département de Biologie /
Pavillon Alexandre-Vachon
1045, av. de la Médecine, local 2078
Université Laval
Québec (Québec) G1V 0A6
Canada
Phone : +1 418 656 5193

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Mathieu LeBlanc

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Mathieu
LeBlanc
MSc Student

Phone : 418-656-2131 #12240
Fax : 418-656-2339

 

Education:

M. Sc. Biology (2015-present)
Université Laval, Québec, Canada
Topic: Distribution and biomass of pelagic fish in the Baffin Bay
Supervisor: Louis Fortier
B. Sc. Natural and Built Environment (2012-2015)
Université Laval, Québec, Canada


Research Interests

  • Arctic oceanography
  • Bioacoustics
  • Fisheries sonar and echosounder technology
  • Ecology of arctic pelagic fish
  • Impacts of climate change in the Arctic Ocean

Research Experience

Research Assistant (Supervisor: Louis Fortier), Québec-Océan, Université Laval, Québec, Canada (2013 - 2014)

Oceanographic cruises:

CCGS Amundsen, ArcticNet, Canadian Arctic (2014, 2015)
Operation of fisheries sonar and scientific echosounder
Sampling of ichthyoplankton and zooplankton

Publications:

Geoffroy M, Majewski A, LeBlanc M, Gauthier S, Walkusz W, Reist J, Fortier L (2015). Vertical segregation of age-0 and age-1+ polar cod (Boreogadus saida) over the annual cycle in the Canadian Beaufort Sea. Polar Biology. DOI: 10.1007/s00300-015-1811-z