Each summer on one of the Great Lakes, educators set sail on the Lake Guardian, an EPA research vessel, where they work side by side with scientists.
Lessons in this free curriculum acknowledge the enslaved Africans who had to rely on environmental science principles in their quest for life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
What is Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant?
We use research, outreach, and education to bring the latest science to Great Lakes communities and their residents. By connecting decision-makers with science, we help strengthen and preserve ecosystems and communities in southern Lake Michigan and beyond.More About IISG
IAGLR award winners discuss science collaboration and communication
Great Lakes scientists from all over the basin came together online for the second virtual International Association for Great Lakes…
A spring roundup of new and upcoming IISG resources
Happy spring, everybody! While none of us know what to expect in terms of COVID-19 this summer or fall, some…
Great Lakes educators reflect on their Lake Guardian experiences
Each summer on one of the Great Lakes, 15 educators set sail for a week on the Lake Guardian, an Environmental…
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