Please ask the Government of Canada to reverse its decision to terminate Canada’s Experimental Lakes Area by signing the
Public Petition to Save ELA!


  1. Download the petition.
  2. Print either the English or French version on letter (8.5″ x 11″), or preferably, legal (8.5″ x 14″) paper.
  3. Sign (not print) your full name, and print your full address (city and province OR province and postal code).
  4. Mail original hardcopies to: Coalition to Save ELA, c/o Britt D. Hall, Department of Biology, University of Regina, 3737 Wascana Parkway, Regina SK S4S 0A2
  5. Email your name, province, and number of signatures collected to

Important Guidelines:

  1. A petition must contain original signatures written directly on the document and not pasted, taped, photocopied or otherwise transferred to it.
  2. A petition must contain signatures of residents of Canada only.
  3. There is no minimum age requirement for anyone signing a petition.
  4. If a petitioner cannot sign because of illness or a disability, this must be noted on the petition and the note signed by a witness. Aside from this exception, you can only sign for yourself.
  5. A petition must be free of any other matter attached or appended, or written or printed, on the petition.