Great Lakes Resurgence: Cleanup efforts bring life to local waterfronts

Many Great Lakes Areas of Concern that are being cleaned up through federal, state and local partnerships are documented in this photo essay.

WHY CREATE A MEDICINE TAKEBACK PROGRAM IN YOUR COMMUNITY?

This fact sheet is designed to educate community members about the value and utility of unwanted medicine disposal programs.

Fourth grade students learn science on the banks of the Grand Calumet River

Through a series of hands-on, active learning stations, scientists taught students how life has returned to the previously degraded landscape.

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.