Bernhard Lehner

Over 260,000 kilometres of rivers at risk due to proposed hydro dams

Published: 12Aug2021

Over 260,000 kilometres of river could potentially be severed by planned hydroelectric developments according to McGill University researchers. The Amazon, the Congo, and the Irrawaddy are just a...

World’s most detailed database maps characteristics of Earth’s rivers and catchments

Published: 9Dec2019

Two researchers and friends from opposite ends of the Earth have created a world-first high spatial resolution atlas that maps the environmental characteristics of all the globe's rivers and...

McGill researchers honoured in Québec Science 2019 list of top discoveries

Published: 9Jan2020

Research from McGill University topped Québec Science’s annual list of the 10 most important scientific breakthroughs. This year, Günther Grill, Bernhard Lehner, Tomislav Friščić, Heidi M. McBride,...

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