Red Oak Rain Garden trees turn 100!

Rain gardens can help reduce flooding by soaking up large amounts of water. Find out why this is especially important in today's society.

Why create a medicine takeback program in your community?

There is economic value in creating a disposal program for unwanted medicine in your community. We've created a fact sheet designed to educate communities about what factors to consider when deciding whether or not to start a disposal program.

Great Lakes Resurgence: Cleanup efforts bring life to local waterfronts

Want to see Great Lakes photos from a National Geographic funded photographer? Many Areas of Concern being cleaned up through federal, state and local partnerships are highlighted in this photo essay.

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.

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IISG Publications & Products

Search our publication and product database for publications, fact sheets, presentations, and other products on important issues related to Lake Michigan and the surrounding communities.