In support of the action plan regarding Lac Boivin in Granby, the project consisted of monitoring the hydrology of the main watercourses flowing into Lac Boivin to determine their flow rates and sediment, nitrogen, and phosphorus inputs to the lake with a view to building a spatial model of phosphorus emissions for the entire watershed.
From 2016 to 2017
This project will assist municipal authorities in their efforts to preserve a recreational tourism site and an important source of drinking water.
Organisme de bassin versant Yamaska | City of Granby
The general goal of the project is to develop biostimulants from oils produced by the rapid pyrolysis of crop and logging residues.
The project generated scientific knowledge to produce bio-oil from rapid pyrolysis using plastic residues.
Researcher: Stéphane Godbout
The team at IRDA conducted hydrological monitoring on Branch 1 of the Campbell Stream (test basin) as well as the stream’s main branch, which was used as a control.
Researcher: Aubert Michaud