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.
IISD-ELA in the News | Winnipeg Free Press | December 10, 2018
Research area offers writerly residence
"Writers looking for a bit of inspiration will have a new opportunity available next year, when the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) begins a new artist-in-residence program at the Experimental Lakes Area east of Kenora, Ont."
IISD-ELA in the News | ON Nature | December 10, 2018
Life Beneath The Ice
“This is astonishing since half the world’s lakes periodically freeze, and most Canadian lakes are ice bound for a good portion of the year,” says Scott Higgins, an aquatic research scientist at the International Institute for Sustainable Development’s Experimental Lakes Area (ELA), one of the world’s top freshwater research facilities, located east of Kenora
IISD-ELA in the News | Ici Manitoba | December 6, 2018
Artiste dans la région des Lacs expérimentaux
"James Culleton est un artiste visuel. C’est aussi un peintre, sculpteur, illustrateur, designer de mobilier, muraliste, auteur-compositeur-interprète, et enseignant en art. C'est difficile de décrire en un mot son talent."
IISD-ELA in the News | The Guardian | December 4, 2018
We must study marijuana’s impact on the environment before it’s too late
"North America’s governments, scientists and industry need to work together to ensure a comprehensive understanding of the effects of marijuana on fresh water, and update wastewater treatment facilities and regulations to protect our lakes and rivers."
IISD-ELA in the News | Kenora Daily Miner and News | November 28, 2018
IISD-ELA to launch artist-in-residence program
"The IISD-Experimental Lakes Area is inviting artists to come get creative. Poets, painters, songwriters or anyone who defines themselves as an artist is invited to apply."