Video | Mar 22, 2021

VIDEO: Welcome to the World’s Freshwater Laboratory

Give us just ninety seconds, and we will show you around the most unique laboratory in the world!

At IISD Experimental Lakes Area, in northwestern Ontario, we experiment on real lakes to reveal a full picture about what pollutants and contaminants are doing to our lakes.

Since the late sixties, we have been exploring what pollution is doing to fresh water, leading to many changes in policy around the world.

Now, we are discovering the impact of everything from oil spills to plastics on fresh water, and opening our doors to invite students, communities, First Nations, young people and more to the site, to learn first hand what we do and why we do it…

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