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Preview: Freshwater Scientists Go to the Mattresses: The Political Fight to Save Canada’s Experimental Lakes Area (The first section in my completed Master’s research project)

Visiting scientist and PhD candidate Diane Orihel pored over data samples from a long-term algae study on Lake 227. It was the Thursday morning before the Victoria Day long weekend in 2012. The samples came from one of 58 lakes that comprise the Experimental Lakes Area (ELA), a federally funded freshwater research station 300 kilometers … Continue reading