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New This Month
Each day as new information is added to the GLIN indices, it is archived here. Current Great Lakes issues, upcoming events, and new Great Lakes-related publications or web sites of interest, are just a sampling of what you'll find in this section. The items are archived monthly.
Green infrastructure: what is it?
Green infrastructure — natural and nature-based engineered systems that mimic natural processes — can be used to make communities better prepared and more resilient to extreme weather and coastal hazards that are becoming more frequent with climate change.
Be safe on the waters this weekend
Do you know how to be "current smart" when swimming in the Great Lakes? Learn simple tips from the Great Lakes Sea Grant Network to keep you safe on the beach and avoid harm from dangerous currents and high waves. Enjoy a wonderful weekend on the lakes - and remember, safety first!
Camp, crayfish, and a cool science and career experience
Wading through streams in search of crayfish seems like a normal summer activity for kids across Michigan. Recently, crayfish-collecting youth participated in the 2015 4-H Great Lakes and Natural Resources Camp, and contributed as citizen scientists toward a statewide crayfish survey.
GLIN September Site of the Month
The GLIN September Site of the Month is the Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research (CILER). The mission of CILER is to foster university and NOAA partnerships in the Great Lakes region. Located at the School of Natural Resources and Environment at the University of Michigan, CILER is one of sixteen NOAA Cooperative Institutes.