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DataStream

An open access hub for sharing water data

Our mission is to promote knowledge sharing and advance collaborative water stewardship

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DataStream Publishes Open Data Standard to Support Water Science

The publication of an open data standard is enabling valuable freshwater data to be organized, accessed, and shared in a harmonized way. This data standard underpins DataStream, a growing online platform for sharing water data collected by Canada’s diverse water monitoring and research community.

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CBM In Action: Lake Winnipeg Community-Based Monitoring Network

CBM In Action: Lake Winnipeg Community-Based Monitoring Network

The Lake Winnipeg Community-Based Monitoring Network (LWCBMN) was launched in fall 2015. Supported by the Lake Winnipeg Foundation’s Science Advisory Council, this growing network engages citizen volunteers to collect water samples across Manitoba using scientifically vetted protocols. Samples are then analyzed in a lab to measure phosphorus concentration and calculate the amount of phosphorus being exported off the landscape.

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CBM In Action: East Interlake Conservation District

CBM In Action: East Interlake Conservation District

Water monitoring groups of all shapes and sizes are taking action to protect rivers, lakes and wetlands. These are the amazing people and initiatives that inspire us to do the work we do here at DataStream.

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Better Data Means Better Decisions

Communities can drive the data-to-policy cycle. Lake Winnipeg DataStream is designed to support this.

About DataStream

Community

Community

Communities are connected to their waters and best-placed to see changes as they happen.

DataStream

DataStream

DataStream provides a place to store, share, and compare water monitoring data across watersheds.

Open Data To Knowledge

Open Data To Knowledge

Open data advances scientific knowledge, supports collaboration, and fuels innovation.

Policy & Action

Policy & Action

Knowledge can be translated into action to protect the health of watersheds on which we all depend.

Lake Winnipeg DataStream at a Glance

DataStream brings water monitoring information together so it’s open, accessible and usable.

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Monitoring Groups

434,562

Unique Measurements

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Monitoring Sites