Data-driven approaches to illuminate the responses of lakes to multiple stressors

Project Summary

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

Themes and Categories
Year
2019
Contact
Paul Bendich
Mathematics
bendich@math.duke.edu

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