Illinois-Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin Sea Grant research is assessing Lake Michigan coastal erosion from physical, social and community perspectives.
This year’s projects focus on preventing the introduction of trash into marine, coastal and Great Lakes environments.
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
Research in the Time of COVID: How scientists adapted to a worldwide pandemic
Scientists must always be ready to adapt to changing circumstances, but the COVID-19 pandemic presented new, completely unforeseen challenges. Illinois-Indiana…
Purdue Rainscaping program brings rain garden training to Illinois Extension
For community leaders and homeowners looking for ways to reduce the threat of flooding, especially in the face of bigger…
New 3-D tool models Lake Erie hypoxia and its impact on fish habitat
Every summer, Lake Erie’s central basin develops hypoxia, or a dead zone, where oxygen is too low for most aquatic…
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.