To join SLGO means to support access to the best information sources about the St. Lawrence.
The St. Lawrence Global Observatory is a non-profit organization bringing together a network of scientists, observers, modellers and managers from universities, research organizations, provincial and federal departments, environmental and community groups and the industry. SLGO's team is well-known for its Web development expertise.
SLGO, is a unique Web portal providing access to quality scientific information.
Since 2005, we have been determined to combine the strengths of data producers in order to facilitate data sharing, discovery and re-use and also to provide the most relevant information to users, scientists and decision-makers in response to societal issues in areas such as:
How do we achieve this?
We work in close cooperation with our members and our Scientific Advisory Committee in order to identify relevant data sources prior to their dissemination and to ensure that recognized standards are used and respected. Our technological expertise and our ability to develop Web applications contribute to data valorization and help users discover and use multiple sources of valuable data.
Why support SLGO's mission?
To ensure the long-term access to the best data sources, to take advantage of data discovery and decision-making tools or to disseminate and valorize your datasets. Thanks to your support, we can accomplish the following:
Which type of membership is suitable? Active or associate member, benefactor?
Data producing organizations interested in SLGO's mission (governments, universities, NGOs, research institutes, etc.).
Various organizations (consultants, harbour authorities, fishing or aquaculture associations, NGOs, etc.) supporting SLGO's mission and interested in its members' data.
Associations, moral or physical persons supporting SLGO's mission.
Yes, the membership form allows anyone wishing to support SLGO to do so. Individuals are benefactors and their contribution is done on a voluntary basis.
Your participation is appreciated!
The SLGO Team