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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.
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."
IISD-ELA in the News | CBC Thunder Bay | June 10, 2021
Experimental Lakes Area to partner with African researchers in 2022
"A new program in northwestern Ontario could bring up to a dozen young, female scientists, who usually conduct their research on the other side of the globe, to the Experimental Lakes Area (ELA)."
IISD-ELA in the News | CBC | June 10, 2021
Bad news for fishing: Climate change is sucking the oxygen out of lakes, study suggests
"They were mostly in the U.S. and Europe, but included a couple in New Zealand and three sets in Canada: Lakes near the Dorset Environmental Science Centre in Muskoka, Ont. The IISD Experimental Lakes Area research station near Kenora, Ont. The Qu'Appelle River system lakes in southern Saskatchewan."