Contact Heather Darch, M.Sc.:

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M.Sc. Agricultural Ecosystems, University of Guelph, 1998

Hon. B.Sc. Plant Ecology, University of Toronto, 1995


Heather Darch, M.Sc.

Physical Science Specialist - Risk assessment for new biotechnology substances and regulatory review

Fontaine Building (Gatineau, QC)

CURRENT S&T / RESEARCH - Risk assessmnt, policy and regulatory support for animate products of biotechnology under the New Substances Notification Regulations and the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 administered by the New Substances Program

  • Risk assessment of new and existing animate products of biotechnology
  • Regulatory review of the New Substances Notification Regulations (Organisms)
  • Program policy for new substances that are animate products of biotechnology


Cromar, H. E., S. D. Murphy and C. J. Swanton. 1999. Influence of tillage and crop residue on postdisperal of weed seeds. Weed Sci. 47:184-194.

Expertise Categories associated with this S&T Expert:

Environmental Policy
     Policy Development
          Emerging issues
Nature & Wildlife
          Risk Assessment
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