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Welcome to
The Lake Winnipeg Research Consortium

We are a registered charity, coordinating scientific research on Lake Winnipeg and providing unique on-board opportunities to educational institutions.

Explore our Science and Education Programs and Scholarship opportunities.
View this Great Lake from space with our Satellite Image Library.
Track our ship in real time during scientific surveys.
Donate in support of our Programming.



Our Programs


The LWRC’s Science Program facilitates whole ecosystem research and monitoring on Lake Winnipeg through its on-lake infrastructure and annual meetings.

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Providing unique experiential learning opportunities for schools over a wide range of grades

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Honours and Graduate Student Scholarship offered to encourage and promote research initiatives by young scientists on Lake Winnipeg.

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Motor Vessel NAMAO

Providing whole lake access and infrastructure for research and monitoring of Lake Winnipeg.

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Motor Vessel FYLGJA

Providing nearshore capabilities for research and monitoring efforts on lake Winnipeg.

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Ship Tracking

Track the M.V. Namao in real-time during surveys.

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