Media

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 | Winnipeg Free Press | June 30, 2021

A decade of failing Lake Winnipeg

"Based on IISD-ELA research, algal blooms in lakes Geneva, Washington, Constance, Erie and many others across the globe have been successfully reduced by controlling phosphorus alone."

IISD-ELA in the News | Inside Science | June 25, 2021

Oil Spills’ Overlooked Victims: Water Insects

"The dangers of freshwater oil spills to fish and birds are well known, but what about the other creatures, like insects, that live in or on rivers and lakes? Tyler Black, a Ph.D. student in environmental sciences at the University of Guelph in Canada, was inspired to look at this question when he noticed something odd during oil spill experiments at the Experimental Lakes Area in northern Ontario."

IISD-ELA in the News | Kenora Online | June 17, 2021

African Researchers hopeful to come to ELA in 2022

"Residents of Northwestern Ontario may see some unfamiliar faces around the Experimental Lakes Area (ELA), come next year. Up to twelve women that are a part of the African Women in Science Program that are accustomed to doing research across the globe could make their way to the ELA next summer."

IISD-ELA in the News | Global News | June 17, 2021

What Happened to Acid Rain?

"On this episode of Global News’ What happened to…?, Erica Vella finds out how emissions causing acid rain were reduced, what is happening now in Ontario lakes, and how can we apply the lessons learned from acid rain to other environmental problems."