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  • FAQs

    We are eager to address your curiosity about our research and activities. You can find answers to common inquiries on our Frequently Asked Questions page.

  • General Inquiries

    For general inquiries, please contact

    Regarding access to the site, and to the lakes, contact Roger Mollot, Operations Manager at or +1 (204) 958-7700 ext. 735.

    You can learn more about IISD-ELA in our About page.

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    Winnipeg office:

    IISD Experimental Lakes Area

    111 Lombard Ave., Suite 325

    Winnipeg, MB

    R3B 0T4



    Kenora PO box:

    IISD Experimental Lakes Area

    PO Box 1950

    Kenora, ON

    P9N 3X8

  • Media Inquiries

    If you are a journalist or reporter with media inquiries and would like to speak to one of IISD-ELA’s experts for a story, contact Sumeep Bath, Editorial and Communications Manager at You can also browse our Media page for the latest.

  • Photo and Copyright Inquiries

    Photos found on this website are not for general use. If you would like to request access to IISD-ELA photos or if you have an query regarding copyright please contact Kathy Clark, Publishing Manager at Browse our pressroom gallery to discover our photos and videos.

  • Research Inquiries

    For questions about research currently being conducted at IISD-ELA, or if you would like to discuss potential research topics for the site, contact Vince Palace, Head Research Scientist at Take a look at our research and data in the Researchers section of our site.

  • Project Proposal Inquiries

    If you are interested in proposing a new experiment, joining an ongoing or proposed experiment, or having IISD-ELA staff collect data of interest to you, please fill out our form on the Propose a Project page to contact Vince Palace, Head Research Scientist.

  • Data Requests

    We are committed to ensuring the information collected from our research is available to the public. If you are interested in our data, please fill out our Scientific Data Request Form.

  • Education and Outreach Inquiries

    If you have any questions about the educational opportunities at IISD-ELA, contact Pauline Gerrard, Deputy Director at You can learn more about Education here.


    For In-School and Community presentations, please fill out the form at the bottom of the Presentations page.

  • Giving and Partnerships Inquiries

    Discover our Ways to Give. To learn more about how you can build the future of the world’s freshwater laboratory, contact Erin Bend Senior Officer, Philanthropy at