Meeting Summary

The 8th binational LEMN meeting was held at the University of Windsor, on February 21-23, 2017. This year's meeting focused on assessing and understanding the key role of the nearshore as an integrator of land and lake-based processes.

Participants reported on a number of topics during the course of the meeting, including:

  • results of the binational 2014 Lake Erie Intensive Year
  • up-to-date assessments of the basins' trophic status (including nutrients and fisheries)
  • new initiatives in ecological forecasting and integrated habitat assessment
  • restoration strategies
  • new pressures on the ecosystem.

You can download the meeting announcement and full program from the 2017 LEMN meeting HERE (Updated Feb 20th, 2017).

For more information, contact Silviya Ivanova:

  • Jessica Ives

  • Research Assistant
  • Department on Biological Sciences
  • University of Windsor
  • Windsor, Ontario, Canada, N9B3P4
  • Tel: +1 (519) 253-3000 ext.4758
  • Fax: 519-971-3609