Yaqiong Wang is a Research Associate at Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium. She has been working on an analysis of BC’s climate variability and is currently working on producing updated climate design data. Yaqiong holds a MSc. in Geography from the University of Victoria. She received her BSc. in Atmospheric Science from Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology in China.
Yaqiong is interested in understanding the potential impacts of climate change and extreme weather. She wishes to be part of the solution. To achieve this goal she wants to pursue both natural science and activism. Yaqiong has volunteered on coordinating a series of activities in the Victoria community around sustainability. This included working with BCSEA, helping people to realize that they have viable options to take actions which will contribute to a sustainable future.