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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.

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IISD-ELA in the News | Winnipeg Free Press | May 18, 2020

Fish brains bigger in warm water, but study reveals size matters not

"Research done at the Experimental Lakes Area, located about 70 kilometres east of Kenora, Ont., has shown warming water over time is impacting the size of larger species of fish such as Lake Trout, with researchers there predicting the southern range of the fish will slowly creep northward. Similar research has documented this phenomenon in Atlantic cod."

IISD-ELA in the News | Kenora Daily Miner and News | May 14, 2020

IISD-ELA aims to preserve data record through pandemic

"The IISD-Experimental Lakes Area wasn’t going to let a pandemic break their 52-year record. Data collected from the 58 lakes for freshwater research is ongoing despite the coronavirus just as the ELA has survived past setbacks including budget cuts and the management transition from the federal government to the International Institute of Sustainable Development."

IISD-ELA in the News | Dryden Now | May 2, 2020

Research schedule reduced at Experimental Lakes

"We will make sure that we address the ongoing commitments we have to experiments that we have going on right now—including the long-term dataset that we've had for 52 years—but we won't be undertaking any new experiments..." said spokesman Vince Palace