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Blue Fish Radio: Important new research from the Queen’s University Biological Station

Blue Fish Radio

Dr. Stephen Lougheed of Queen's University Biological Station

Outdoor Canada is pleased to present Blue Fish Radio—podcasts about the future of fish and fishing in Canada. The program, produced and hosted by Lawrence Gunther, is dedicated to sharing first-hand angling knowledge, scientific discoveries and supporting local champions who protect and enhance their waters.

In this episode Lawrence Gunther talks to Dr. Stephen Lougheed (above), director of the Queen’s University Biological Station (QUBS). A professor in Biology and Environmental Studies, and the Baillie Family Chair in Conservation Biology, Dr. Lougheed studies the impacts of human activities on species of conservation concern.

QUBS (above) is a nine-lake, 34 square-kilometere research station that has hosted research on ecology, evolution, conservation, geography and environmental science for over 70 years. Dr. Lougheed explains the importance of this field research and how tracking environmental change helps governments form science-based ecological policies. Find out more about Queen’s University Biological Station at https://qubs.ca.

To listen now, press PLAY below. To download this podcast to your device, go to the Blue Fish Radio home page.

Lawrence Gunther

Lawrence Gunther

Blue Fish Radio is produced and hosted by Ottawa-based Lawrence Gunther, North America's only totally blind professional tournament angler, a popular motivational speaker and a celebrated conservationist. A lifelong outdoorsman, Lawrence has caught fish from coast to coast in Canada, and used his expertise in navigation technology to develop the world’s first Blind Fishing Boat. For more about Lawrence Gunther, visit his website.