Research highlights

Research highlights | Jul 23, 2020

What Happens When Oil Spills Into a Freshwater Lake?

With approximately 840,000 km of oil and gas pipelines in Canada and 3.9 million km in the United States, we can always learn more about what occurs should one of those pipelines or railcars leak into nearby freshwater lakes.

This is what researchers at IISD-ELA have discovered so far.