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Lake Futures aims to deliver adaptive watershed and lake management solutions that minimize tradeoffs between lake ecosystems, water uses, and economic growth.

  1. July 3, 2019Sharing Sustainability Challenges with the Shad Program
    Title Slide of Keynote Lecture

    Zobia Jawed was invited to give a Keynote Lecture to high school students in the Shad program at McMaster University. Her talk was titled, ‘Sustainability: A Complex World of Interconnected Challenges’.

    In her lecture, she discussed the complex and interconnected challenges surrounding sustainability, and the need for collaboration to tackle these challenges.

  2. June 10, 2019Lake Futures travels to International Association for Great Lakes Research Annual Conference
    Poster session at IAGLR conference

    Lake Futures researchers Jess Ives and Serghei Bocaniov presented their work at the 62nd annual International Association for Great Lakes Research (IAGLR) Conference. This conference was held in Brockport NY, USA and hosted by The College at Brockport, State University of New York. This year, more than 650 scientists and researches from academia, government agencies and non-governmental organizations gathered together to improve our current understanding of complex environmental problems affecting the world’s largest lakes, such as cultural eutrophication, invasive species, new emerging contaminants, and climate change.   

  3. June 9, 2019Bringing Science to the Park with SoapBox Science
    Homa Kheyrollah Pour on a SoapBox

    Lake Futures Research Scientist Homa Kheyrollah Pour spent Sunday afternoon sharing her research in Victoria Park with SoapBox Science Waterloo. 

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