Video | Apr 11, 2018

How We Do Things at IISD-ELA: Collecting snow samples

In the midst of winter, knowing how much snow has collected at IISD Experimental Lakes Area can really help us work out how much water will enter the watershed when spring hits.

We also like to know what the chemicals are found in the snow that has fallen.

In this quick video, Ken Sandilands takes us through the process of snow sampling at IISD-ELA, and explains why it matters.