12 Jul 2018
8:00am - 5:00pm CDT

Your day tour of the IISD-ELA facility includes:

  • A welcome presentation that gives an overview of the history of IISD-ELA and ELA science.
  • A tour of our facilities and closest research lakes including: discussions of standard water flow, quality and fish sampling; tours of the chemistry and fish labs; a tour of the Environment Canada metrological station; a hands-on netting activity to collect small fish or zooplankton.
  • Lunch at the beach in our camp recreational area. Please pack your own lunch. We ask that you help us to reduce waste by packing your lunch as waste-free as possible.
  • A visit to the ongoing whole-ecosystem experiment in which scientists have reduced water flowing into a lake to mimic drier conditions expected in the Canadian Boreal Shield due to climate change
  • Tour is on – rain or shine!  Appropriate footwear and clothing recommended
  • Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult


We will meet in Kenora at 8 a.m., return by approximately 5 p.m.Transportation to Experimental Lakes Area provided; details provided with registration confirmation.

Cost - $30 for LOWDPOA members; $35 for non-member

Call Linda @ 807-468-8715 or email linda@lowdpoa.com to register 

12 Jul 2018
8:00am - 5:00pm CDT

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