Media

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 media@iisd.org or +1 (204) 958-7700 ext. 740.

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IISD-ELA in the News | The Conversation | July 20, 2017

Millions of lakes right in our backyard serve as windows into Earth’s origins

"The Lake Matano discoveries had special significance for Dr. Sherry Schiff in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Waterloo. Her long history of studying freshwater habitats, including those at the International Institute for Sustainable Development — Experimental Lakes Area (IISD-ELA) in northern Ontario, helped her formulate a hypothesis."

IISD-ELA in the News | Kenora Daily News and Miner | July 10, 2017

Experimental Lakes Area scientists take to Twitter to answer questions from public

"For the month of July, people can tweet at the IISD-ELA Twitter account with any questions they may have for Experimental Lakes Area scientists with the hashtag #ELA140, whether it’s about climate change, different pollutants, invasive species, or what exactly happens at the ELA, a natural laboratory made up of 58 small lakes and their watersheds near Vermilion Bay. The catch, of course, is the researchers have to respond in 140 characters or less."

IISD-ELA in the News | CKDR | July 6, 2017

Experimental Lakes Area Questions Take To Twitter

"The International Institute for Sustainable Development, which operates the Experimental Lakes Area west of Vermillion Bay is taking questions on Twitter. You can tweet questions to the scientists about freshwater research and they will respond with a challenging 140 characters or less response."

IISD-ELA in the News | CBC Thunder Bay | July 5, 2017

Experimental Lakes Area scientists taking questions on Twitter

"The scientists at the Experimental Lakes Area (ELA) near Kenora, Ont., are practicing a new skill this month: being brief. The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), which operates the ELA, is running a campaign throughout July that will see its scientists answer science-related questions that are posed via Twitter."