• 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 8, 2017

SLGO team is growing, with the opening of two new job offers. We invite you to submit your resume and motivation letter, before January... 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 am a Marine Safety Inspector for Transport Canada, Quebec office, and I use your SLGO Web site during our winter period, your work is very valuable to us for our predictions
Martin Desaulniers - Inspector, Marine Safety - Transport Canada
We use historical data of freshwater runoffs and temperature (satellite imagery) to study the relationship between environmental conditions in the upper estuary of the St. Lawrence and abundance,...
Catherine Couillard, dmv, PhD - Research Scientist
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