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Title: Latest Issue of Upwellings Now Online


Upwellings
December 2003
Volume 26, Number 4

Contact: Joyce Daniels, Editor, (734) 647-0766 or joydan@umich.edu
The latest issue of Michigan Sea Grant's newsletter upwellings is now online:
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/pubs/up
Editorial: Great Lakes Education and Technology
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/pubs/up/dec03/editorial.html
Use of the Internet and other technologies help make the best science-based information available to the widest audiences.

Great Lakes Curriculum Lessons                                 
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/education
Downloadable curriculum lessons feature water clarity, weather and water temperature, oxygen and carbon dioxide, and the aquatic food web.
                               
K-12 Camps and Programs                                        
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/education
Plans for the 2004 4-H Great Lakes and Natural Resources Camp in northern Michigan are underway. Michigan teens ages 13-15 are eligible to apply.

Grants and Fellowships                                               
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/education
Applications are now being accepted for the 2004 Great Lakes Commission-Sea Grant Fellowship, one of several unique opportunities for graduate students.
                               
Clean Marinas: Worth the Investment
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/pubs/up/dec03/cleanmarina.html
Ten Michigan marinas are the first to support the Michigan Clean Marina program, unveiled at the 2003 Recreational Boating Educational Conference.

Michigan's Charter Fishing Industry Bounces Back
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/pubs/up/dec03/chartersurvey.html
A survey of Michigan's charter fishing captains reveals greater revenues, larger boats but fewer captains.

Sturgeon Habitat Project Announced
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/pubs/up/dec03/sturgeon.html
A project to create spawning reefs for lake sturgeon in the Detroit River was one of two projects announced in November at Belle Isle.

Luring the Sea Lamprey
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/pubs/up/dec03/li.html
Sea lamprey researcher Weiming Li wraps up the Fall 2003 Great Lakes Seminar Series at the University of Michigan.

New Publication: Where Land Meets Water
http://www.miseagrant.umich.edu/pubs/soilerosion.html
A new, full-color poster explains the problems caused by soil erosion and sedimentation in a composite Great Lakes watershed and what can be done.

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