Lauren Hayhurst

Fisheries Research Biologist II, IISD-ELA

Lauren is a Fisheries Research Biologist II at IISD-ELA. Her areas of expertise include water quality sampling, fish population estimation, environmental studies, direct mercury analysis, and bioenergetics modelling.

She has completed a Master’s Degree in Biology at Lakehead University, evaluating bioenergetic response of Yellow Perch to a whole-ecosystem nanosilver addition. Lauren holds memberships in the Canadian Society for Ecology and Evolution, the Society of Canadian Limnologists, the Manitoba Chapter of The Wildlife Society, and the Lake of the Woods District Property Owners Association.

Additional information

Areas of expertise
Fish Biology
Fish Ecology
Freshwater Fish
Staff type
IISD Experimental Lakes Area
Master of Science–Biology, Lakehead University, 2018
Bachelor of Science–Environmental Studies, University of Manitoba, 2014