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 | ICI Manitoba (French-language) | April 30, 2019

Le Manitoba et l’Ontario s’inquiètent de la présence de moules zébrées dans le lac Shoal

"Le chercheur aux lacs expérimentaux de l’Institut international pour le développement durable, Scott Higgins, indique que les moules zébrées sont une espèce hautement colonisatrice. « Elles sont hautement envahissantes avec jusqu’à plus de 100 000 individus par mètre carré sur des surfaces dures comme le fond des lacs et les quais. Elles vivent environ sept ans, mais se reproduisent très vite. Chaque femelle peut produire jusqu’à un million d’œufs », précise-t-il."

IISD-ELA in the News | Manitoba Eco-Network Eco-Journal | April 25, 2019

Making Winnipeg a Smart City with New Technologies

"To move towards smart city status, Winnipeg does not need to reinvent the wheel, given the number of existing smart solutions already out there for cities. We asked four members of our Winnipeg team how they would tackle some of Winnipeg’s most pressing issues and this is what they came up with."

IISD-ELA in the News | CBC Thunder Bay | April 15, 2019

Scientists gear up for year two of oil spill research in Experimental Lakes Area

"Researchers are gearing up for phase two of a project involving simulating oil spills at a freshwater research facility in northwestern Ontario. The project, which began in the summer of 2018, is looking at the impact of oil spills on freshwater environments, as well as examining cleanup methods, explained Vince Palace, head research scientist for the Experimental Lakes Area, which is run by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD-ELA)."