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Announcing Biinaagami AR / September 26, 2022

Biinaagami AR is a trailblazing Augmented Reality project about the Great Lakes. Bringing together innovation, state-of-the-art technology, Indigenous Learnings Biinaagami AR will take people on discoveries and explorations of the Great Lakes through immersive and Interactive 3D experiences. This project aims to engage a global audience with the Great Lakes, the second largest fresh watershed on the planet.

Biinaagami is a collaboration between AVARA, Royal Canadian Geographic Society, CanGeo, Swim Drink Fish, Indigenous Leaders, with support provided by RBC Tech For Nature.

Biinaagami is a shared responsibility. We celebrate the Great Lakes — and advocate for their cultural and ecological sustainability. To share the stories of the watershed. To bring people together. To help communities, organizations and people help each other take collective action to ensure the health of this incredible resource.

Through Indigenous teachings, community science, an interactive portal, education and engagement, Biinaagami is a resource for the entire planet — to celebrate the important work happening to raise awareness and restore this precious watershed.

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