State's Seaway Trail
The Seaway Trail is celebrating
"25 years of great American road trips" in 2003! Great Lakes Circle
Tour travelers can follow this 504-mile "America's Byway" along the
St. Lawrence River, Lake Ontario, Niagara River and Lake Erie.
You'll find Niagara Falls, 1000 Islands, five Frank Lloyd Wright
masterpieces, Toy Town, castles, forts, and sites honoring Lucille
Ball, Susan B. Anthony, Harriet Tubman and Frederic Remington. Stay
overnight in three of 28 lighthouses. Enjoy the I Love NY Summer
Festival, PGA and fishing tournaments, Art on Wheels, Hill Cumorah
Pageant, Pirate Days, and wooden boat, Buffalo wings and rib fests!
Learn more at www.seawaytrail.com
report on Great Lakes Restoration
Thirteen House and Senate members of the Great Lakes
Task Force have released a long anticipated report: GREAT LAKES– An
Overall Strategy and Indicators for Measuring Progress Are Needed to
Better Achieve Restoration Goals (GAO-03-515).
Real-time Great Lakes weather
This independent weather web site features a fairly
comprehensive Great Lakes weather map giving current conditions.
Clicking a location gives an indepth forecast, as well as weather
histories -- temperature, pressure, relative humidity and more --
for the previous 24-hour period and last 30 days.
Northwestern Indiana's Lake Michigan
coast is one of the most densely populated and heavily
industrialized parts of the state. These interactive maps were
developed by the Indiana Geological Survey as the foundation for a
comprehensive analysis of the region's water quality problems.
| 2003 IJC Great
Lakes Conference and Biennial Meeting|
The International Joint Commission's biennial
conference and public forum will be held Sept. 19-20 in Ann Arbor,
Mich. Help Restore the Greatness! Join in the events,
including a special RAP/LaMP workshop on Sept. 18 and a wide array
of Friday workshops on topics ranging from invasive species to water
use and mercury contamination. Register