research product . Other ORP type . 2020

State of Lake Winnipeg, 2nd Edition, Technical Report

Environment and Climate Change Canada; Province of Manitoba;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Mar 2020
  • Publisher: Government of Canada
  • Country: Canada
Abstract
Lake Winnipeg is a valuable freshwater resource known for its fisheries, its plentiful beaches, and its importance to the traditional livelihood of many First Nations and Métis communities. The lake supports both commercial and angling fisheries that add significantly to Manitoba’s economy through recreational spending and through commercial sales to domestic and international markets. The beaches are a strong economic driver for local communities attracting visitors, cottagers and permanent residents alike. Beaches in the south basin of Lake Winnipeg are easily accessible, only a short drive from Winnipeg and visitors to the beaches can exceed 30,000 per day, e...
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free text keywords: Lake Winnipeg, Research Subject Categories::NATURAL SCIENCES::Biology::Terrestrial, freshwater and marine ecology::Freshwater ecology, algal bloom, nutrients, hydrology, aquatic invasive species, zooplankton, benthos
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