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Evolution
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Processing samples in organics labTrophic Ecology
Trophic Ecology
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Invasive Golden Star tunicateInvasion Biology
Invasion Biology
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Aquatic Ecology
Bacterium feeding on arsenicBiogeochemistry
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Future Students

GLIER researcher Dr. Daniel Heath heads $9.1 million grant to launch a genome project to study environmental DNA

Dr. Daniel Heath, GLIER, heads $9.1 million research project to study e-DNA in Great Lakes


Science Field Course builds bridges with Walpole Island Community

Science field course builds bridges between members Walpole Island and the University, while studying Traditional Ecological Knowledge


Buoys Deployed to Monitor Nutrient Levels in Lake Erie in Real Time

Dr. Jill Crossman has deployed Real Time nutrient-monitoring buoys in Lake Erie


GLIER researchers using high tech approach to understanding risks to water quality

GLIER researchers are developing methods to understand microbial interactions with sediment in the water and nutrient release.


Latest Blog by GLIER's Visiting Scholar, Dr. John Hartig

Dr. John Hartig's latest blog is available now


Several GLIER reseachers honoured at the recent Celebration of Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity

Several GLIER faculty were honoured at the recent Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Event


Dr. Catherine Febria welcomed as GLIER's newest faculty member

Dr. Catherine Febria joins GLIER as it's newest faculty member.


GLIER research shows that connectivity with surface rivers explains life in the deep subsurface

Dr. Scott Mundle, GLIER researcher and colleagues discover organisms deep within the subsurface of the earth.


Researchers working to restore Endangered Fish Species

Dr. Trevor Pitcher works to restore the population of Redside Dace, an endangered fish species in the GTA