The teams that have created LAGOS-NE and are creating LAGOS-US have addressed a variety of research questions using this database. Below are just 7 of our major themes that our research teams have addressed and are addressing (although there are others as well).
- Understanding spatial variation in lake nutrients and eutrophication at macroscales
- Understanding temporal variation in lake nutrients and eutrophication at macroscales
- Data-intensive macrosystems ecology: Database development & evaluation
- Quantitative methods in macrosystems ecology
- Open science
- Team science
- Equity and ethics in STEM