• 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.

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Water levels, currents, sea ice conditions
Presence, abundance and distribution of living species

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February 21, 2018

L’Agence Mamu Innu Kaikusseht devient membre de l’Observatoire global du Saint-Laurent

Rimouski, le 19 février... Read more

January 30, 2018

SLGO's Newsletter Volume 10 Issue 1 Special Edition is now online. In this issue: Right whales, season 2018: Sightings access in a timely manner... Read more

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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.

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Using the power of our members datasets

As a data producer in operational oceanography, we issue daily forecasts of water levels, currents and surface temperature, and ice. For us, SLGO represents an effective means of communication that...
Denis Lefaivre, PhD - Operational oceanography
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
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