Our world-class research and experts are often featured in media across the globe.

See below to see the latest media releases from IISD Experimental Lakes Area and features in media. If you wish to speak to one of our experts, contact Sumeep Bath, media and communications officer at IISD Experimental Lakes Area at [email protected] or +1 (204) 958-7700 ext. 740.

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IISD-ELA in the News | Nature | November 19, 2021

Canada’s researchers call for a return to stated science ambitions

"The Western Hudson Bay in northeastern Canada, for example, hosts one of the most-studied polar bear populations in the world and the Experimental Lakes Area in northern Ontario offers a natural laboratory setting for investigating threats to freshwater ecosystems, such as oil pipeline spills, algal blooms and agricultural runoff."

IISD-ELA in the News | TV1 | November 10, 2021

The Local Lens

Episode 2 features the work of Lesley Nakonechny—some of which was created during and inspired by her time at the site.

IISD-ELA in the News | Kenora Daily Miner | September 30, 2021

IISD-ELA translates educational videos into Ojibwe

"The IISD-Experimental Lakes Area has recently translated some educational videos into Ojibwe in an effort to help Indigenous youth reconnect with their language and learn about the research being done at the freshwater laboratory located southeast of Kenora."

IISD-ELA in the News | Fort Francis Times | September 29, 2021

Elders share Anishinaabemowin to preserve environment

"A project coming out of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) Experimental Lakes Area (ELA) has worked to translate two educational videos into Anishinaabemowin, and created several new words in the language in the process."