project image

Since 2012, three in-lake moorings have been placed during the open water season in Lakes Winnipegosis, Waterhen and Manitoba in order to collect high frequency data. An ecotriplet collects turbidity, chlorophyll, fluorescence and phycocyanin data, while an Alec CT collects temperature and conductivity data at 10 minute intervals. In 2019 an oxygen sensor was added. The sites were sampled once per month for more detailed water chemistry, using a surface grab method and a plastic Nalgene bottle. Visual information on wind speed, direction, wave height and cloud cover was also recorded.

Campaign

Deployments

Related Publications

Metadata

Field Value
Title Open water season monitoring with in-lake moorings
Research Program Name Manitoba Great Lakes Project
Keywords Freshwater quality, Freshwaters, Lake Waterhen, Mooring
Keyword Vocabulary Polar Data Catalogue
Keyword Vocabulary URL https://www.polardata.ca/pdcinput/public/keywordlibrary
Website https://umanitoba.ca/earth-observation-science/research/manitoba-great-lakes-program
Theme Cryosphere
Freshwater
Status In Progress
Project DOI 10.34992/mrfb-q680
Metadata Creation Date 2022
Publisher CanWIN
Preferred citation
Related facility
Field Value
Project extent
Project Area Manitoba Great Lakes
Spatial regions Manitoba Great Lakes
Spatial extent West Bound Longitude
Spatial extent East Bound Longitude
Spatial extent South Bound Latitude
Spatial extent North Bound Latitude
Temporal extent
Project Start Date 2021-07-01
Project End Date
Field Value
Project Contributors
Principal Investigators
Principal Investigators 1
Principal Investigator Name
Barber, David
Type of Name
Personal
Principal Investigator Email
david.barber@umanitoba.ca
Principal Investigator Affiliation
Centre for Earth Observation Science - University of Manitoba
Principal Investigator ORCID ID
0000-0001-9466-3291
Co-Investigators
Co-Investigators 1
Co-Investigator Name
McCullough, Greg
Co-Investigator Role
Researcher
Co-Investigator Email
Greg.McCullough@umanitoba.ca
Co-Investigator Affiliation
Centre for Earth Observation Science - University of Manitoba
Co-Investigator ORCID ID
Co-Investigators 2
Co-Investigator Name
Herbert, Claire
Co-Investigator Role
Researcher
Co-Investigator Email
Claire.herbert@umanitoba.ca
Co-Investigator Affiliation
Centre for Earth Observation Science - University of Manitoba
Co-Investigator ORCID ID
0000-0003-2724-4200
Co-Investigators 3
Co-Investigator Name
Laurencelle, Shae-Lynn
Co-Investigator Role
Data Curator
Co-Investigator Email
Co-Investigator Affiliation
Centre for Earth Observation Science - University of Manitoba
Co-Investigator ORCID ID
Project Data Curator herbert, claire
Project Data Curator email claire.herbert@umanitoba.ca
Project Data Curator Affiliation Centre for Earth Observation Science - University of Manitoba
Funder Information
Awards
Field Value
License Name Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International
Licence Schema Name SPDX
Licence URL https://spdx.org/licenses
Terms of Access

CanWIN datasets are licensed individually, however most are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) Public License. Details for the licence applied can be found using the Licence URL link provided with each dataset.

By using data and information provided on this site you accept the terms and conditions of the License. Unless otherwise specified, the license grants the rights to the public to use and share the data and results derived therefrom as long as the proper acknowledgment is given to the data licensor (citation), that any alteration to the data is clearly indicated, and that a link to the original data and the license is made available.

Terms of Use

By accessing this data you agree to CanWIN's Terms of Use.