• 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

October 17, 2017

An online participative game for young Canadians to uncover water stories in their communities and share with players from across... Read more

June 7, 2017

The Comité ZIP du Sud-de-l'Estuaire in partnership with the ZIP committees of Eastern Quebec, the St. Lawrence Global Observatory... 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

Since the beginning of my career in environment, I have refer to the Atlas of Bank Restoration Sites of the St. Lawrence River and use its files to identify and develop realistic projects which were...
Alexandre Joly - Executive Director of Accès Fleuve Ville-Marie ZIP Committee
Mylène Paquette
The data available on SLGO are very useful and easily usable. I used them for my trip on the St. Lawrence between Montreal and the Magdalen Islands in 2011, and now I visit the portal regularly when...
Mylène Paquette - First person from the Americas to cross the North Atlantic Ocean in a rowboat
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