• 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

March 7, 2019

L'Observatoire global du Saint-Laurent (OGSL), reconnu pour son expertise, a été retenu pour la mise en place de la plateforme web... Read more

February 20, 2019

SLGO is opening one new job offer. We invite all to send their resumes as well as a cover letter, at ... 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

In my research project, I regularly use the surface currents data made available through SLGO's Ocean forecast Web application. I also use the measured data at the scientific buoy IML-4. SLGO...
Cédric Chavanne - Professor
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
The themes Environment and Navigation [SLGO] provide interesting data in real or near real time to all users of the St. Lawrence. All you need is an electronic tool that has a connection to the...
Bernard Labrecque - President, Canadian Hydrographic Association-Quebec Branch