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GLIN==> What's New & Notable, 02 September 2007

Title: GLIN: What's New and Notable

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What's New & Notable
02 October 2007

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Superior Watershed Partnership

GLIN Site of the Month The Superior Watershed Partnership (SWP) is a regional Great Lakes non-profit serving the Upper Peninsula of Michigan; "Helping people protect Lake Superior, Lake Michigan and Lake Huron watershed by watershed". The SWP has received state, national and international awards for Great Lakes pollution prevention and innovative approaches to public education. The SWP is also a regional leader in watershed planning, habitat protection and Great Lakes research. The SWP staff takes pride in implementing projects that provide measurable environmental benefits to the Great Lakes ecosystem while promoting Great Lakes stewardship and working to improve Great Lakes policy.


CheckMyLake.org This website will tell you if your Minnesota lake is safe and suitable for swimming and other recreation. It will also tell you if the fish in your lake have been tested for mercury, the primary concern with eating fish from Minnesota lakes.

Great Lakes Maritime Research Institute

The Great Lakes Maritime Research Institute is dedicated to developing and improving economically and environmentally sustainable maritime commerce on the Great Lakes through applied research.

Ontario Green Belt

Ontario Green Belt The Niagara Escarpment - a World Biosphere Reserve - the Oak Ridges Moraine and Rouge Park are all part of this permanently protected landscape in Ontario and play host to hundreds of animals and plant species.

Great Lakes Regional Water Program

The Great Lakes Regional Water Program addresses water quality research, education, and outreach/extension efforts common to the six states in USEPA Region 5: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

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Christine Manninen
GLIN Webmaster
Great Lakes Commission
Ann Arbor, Mich.