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Canadian environmental sustainability indicators : nutrients in Lake Winnipeg.: En4-144/70-2015E-PDF

"High phosphorus and nitrogen levels can result in harmful algal blooms in Lake Winnipeg. In 2013, phosphorus levels in its North and South basins and the Narrows were above the water quality guidelines for the protection of freshwater plants and animals most of the time. Nitrogen levels in each basin were generally below water quality guidelines"--P. 5.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada. Environment and Climate Change Canada.
Title Canadian environmental sustainability indicators : nutrients in Lake Winnipeg.
Variant title Nutrients in Lake Winnipeg
Publication type Monograph
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Later edition Canadian environmental sustainability indicators
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Indicateurs canadiens de durabilité de l'environnement : éléments nutritifs dans le lac Winnipeg.
"February 2016."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 23).
Publishing information Gatineau, QC : Environment and Climate Change Canada, 2016.
Description 24 p. : col. charts, col. maps
ISBN 9780660037592
Catalogue number
  • En4-144/70-2015E-PDF
Subject terms Fertilizers
Environmental indicators
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