Welcome

Nipissing University’s Integrative Watershed Research Centre aims to promote and support integrative research on watersheds and related environmental issues in our region of northeastern Ontario and beyond.  The watershed is used here as a boundary object, uniting our members across many disciplines and perspectives to focus development of research ideas, collaborations and partnerships. Members of the centre are actively engaged in research projects Read More …

NEW: Funded Graduate Student Opportunity – Deadline: Monday, January 16, 2017.

Masters of Science Research Opportunity – The Wasi Stormflow Monitoring Project Nipissing University and the North Bay-Mattawa Conservation Authority A MESc Student at Nipissing University will investigate the relationships between streamflow and water quality (including total and dissolved phosphorus concentrations, total suspended solids, turbidity, stable water isotopes) in the Wasi watershed, a ~ 230 km2 Read More …

Christening of the new IWRC research vessel

On Friday, Sept 30th, IWRC members and friends gathered on Callander Bay, Lake Nipissing to christen IWRC’s new research vessel, the ‘Merry Weather II’, a name we thought ‘nautical, optimistic and playful’.  The cork popped with lots of fanfare, tshirts and cake.  Thank you to all that attended and those who sent their best wishes. Special thanks to Nipissing University, the Canada Foundation for Read More …