Lake Winnipeg Foundation grant fundees 2016

World Water Day 2017 – LWF funds $21,000 in local water projects, including UM Manitoba Great Lakes Project

On March 22 – World Water Day – LWF staff and supporters gathered at FortWhyte Alive in Winnipeg to celebrate our shared waters and announce $21,000 in funding for four Manitoba-based projects. Researchers at the University of Manitoba are studying water quality in Lake Manitoba, Lake Winnipegosis and Lake Waterhen, combining satellite imagery with surface-water Read more about World Water Day 2017 – LWF funds $21,000 in local water projects, including UM Manitoba Great Lakes Project[…]

Gary Stern

Congratulations Dr. Gary Stern! Co-lead of the GENICE project

Dr. Gary Stern, co-lead of the GENICE project with Dr. Casey Hubert from the University of Calgary, recently received $4 million dollars for Genomics Research in Oil Spill Preparedness and Emergency Response in an Arctic Marine Environment. Funding came from the province of Manitoba and the federal government of Canada. MP for Winnipeg South, Terry Read more about Congratulations Dr. Gary Stern! Co-lead of the GENICE project[…]

CCGS Amundsen

Arctic Research Program ArcticNet due to close in 2018 – What will PM Trudeau do?

Excerpt from the National Post, January 8, 2017. Read the complete article.  As the Trudeau government begins to set its 2017 budget priorities, the country‚Äôs 1,000-strong community of Arctic researchers is hoping to secure new funding for a key research network that will otherwise be forced to wind down in 2018. . . The research network that could Read more about Arctic Research Program ArcticNet due to close in 2018 – What will PM Trudeau do?[…]