• St. Lawrence Global Observatory
    Gateway to Open Data
    on the
    St. Lawrence
    Discover, Download & Re-use data
    Promoting sharing & access of scientific
    data on the St. Lawrence global system.

DISCOVER THE ST. LAWRENCE

Access to realtime and forecast data
Water levels, currents, sea ice conditions
Presence, abundance and distribution of living species

Latest News

December 22, 2017

SLGO's newsletter Volume 9 Issue 3 is now online. In this new issue: learn everything there is to know about our collaborative participation in... Read more

November 30, 2017

[French only] À Carleton, le 29 novembre 2017, une trentaine de personnes étaient présentes... Read more

OUR MEMBERS IN ACTION

Monitoring the St. Lawrence

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The Case for Open Data

Changing the way scientists work and think in a complex world.

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From Data to Actionable Insights

Unlock the Power of Data Integration.

Tools to help boater’s decision-making: water level data, currents, winds, tides, waves, ice…

Presence, abundance and distribution of living species in the St. Lawrence River.

Access to the river, conservation plans, habitat restoration, aboriginal uses, erosion...

Collaborative data acquisition tools for the general public.

Endusers Data Stories

Using the power of our members datasets

I use your web site to know the ice conditions before I go out on the St. Lawrence river with my ice canoe team. This allows us to secure our practices on the river and get an idea of the paths to...
Fabien Dupont - Ice Canoe Team Creaform - ABB - Norton Rose
I regularly use the surface current data from SLGO's Ocean Forecasts web application in my Experimental Oceanography teaching class; it helps my students to make comparisons between current...
Daniel Bourgault - Professor
As part of my professional activities, I regularly use the Ocean forecast water level data found on SLGO's portal; There, I collect important data to plan my travels in the fluvial section of...
Jacquelin Hardy - Marine Pilot QBC-TRV