Urban Forestry Project Honored by US Forest Service
An urban forestry institute for Detroit school teachers has been named one of the US Forest Service’s 2015 Success Stories. The project involving teacher workshops at Belle Isle was coordinated by Joan Chadde of the Western UP Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education at Michigan Tech. Find out more about urban forestry institute for Detroit school teachers
Native Fish Species Stewardship
Nancy Auer (Bio Sci/GLRC) has received $90,025 from the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians for a two-year research and development project, “Native Fish Species Stewardship, Restoration and Research.”
Climate Change and Shoreland Management
Guy Meadows, director of the Great Lakes Research Center, and Lorelle Meadows, Pavlis Honors College dean, published a paper titled “What if (Inland) Sea Levels are Falling…Then Rising…Then Falling…? Climate Change and Shoreland Management on the Laurentian Great Lakes,” in a special issue of Geography Research Forum, 34, pp. 59-73.
Ice on Great Lakes
Guy Meadows, director of the Great Lakes Research Center, was interviewed live on WJR radio, Detroit, last weekend about ice on the Great Lakes.