Data-enabled approaches present new opportunities to analyze responses of aquatic ecosystems to stressors and to illustrate scientific findings in new formats that are more widely accessible. Our goal is to create a web-based storytelling platform that illustrates the results of freshwater ecosystem studies conducted at the IISD-Experimental Lakes Area in Canada (https://www.iisd.org/ela/). Students on our team will process historical datasets and develop interactive data visualization tools for public outreach on freshwater ecology and conservation. This project is led by water resources professor Kateri Salk (Nicholas School of the Environment) and staff at the IISD-Experimental Lakes Area.
Faculty Lead: Kateri Salk
Project Manager: Kim Bourne