Lake Ontario Evenings – Underwater Robots and Other Monitoring Technology

21 Dec 2017 | Under Events | Posted by | 0 Comments

Join the Toronto & Region Remedial Action Plan on June 19, 2018 for a discussion on the use of robots and other technology to monitor the lake as part of the Lake Ontario Evening speaker series. Speakers will discuss the tools, the applications, and the ways in which you can help with Great Lakes monitoring. Snacks are provided and drinks are available for purchase. The event takes place at the Gladstone Hotel at 1214 Queen St West.

Presentations include:

A robotic future for Great Lakes habitat and species monitoring
Peter C. Esselman PhD, Research Fish Biologist, U.S. Geological Survey

Using underwater imagery to monitor invasive species in the Great Lakes
Knut Mehler, Research Scientist, Buffalo State

Deep Lake Explorer: bringing citizen scientists to the underwater world of the Great Lakes
Molly Wick, EPA

All are welcome | Doors open at 6:30 pm | Presentations will begin at 7:00 pm | Discussion to Follow

Tickets available at:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/lake-ontario-evening-on-underwater-robots-other-monitoring-technologies-tickets-44635095773?aff=eac2