Meet the spineless bottom-dwellers key to water quality assessments
March 26, 2016
Benthic macro-invertebrates reveal a lot about the health of a freshwater system and play an important link in the aquatic food chain.
If climate change is a shark, water is its teeth. Here’s why.
March 23, 2016
Freshwater ecosystems are among the most vulnerable when it comes to the effects of climate change. Under current projections, most freshwater ecosystems globally will face ecologically significant impacts by the middle of this century.
Why the Great Lakes need a watershed moment
March 21, 2016
For everything that the Great Lakes watershed provides, it is unfortunately one of the most threatened watersheds in Canada. The next few years will be a critical time for action.
Lake Erie algal blooms: Scientists predict another bad year
August 6, 2015
Large portions of Lake Erie are being choked by harmful algal blooms.
Asian Carp found near Lake Ontario
July 30, 2015
Invasive species one of the biggest threats facing health of the Great Lakes watershed