Topic: Stormwater & Green Infrastructure

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This six-page factsheet provides an overview of climate predictions for northwest Indiana, including temperature, precipitation, and lake levels. Strategies for local planners to prepare for climate change include: local food production; smart growth; and green infrastructure.

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Just as a gardener hopes that their scattered seeds will eventually bloom into a lush garden, Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant awards Discovery Grants, or ‘seed’ grants, to a number of projects in the hopes that the initiatives will grow into something larger. This publication highlights research on water quality, aquaculture, biodiversity, and more.

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Just as a gardener hopes that their scattered seeds will eventually bloom into a lush garden, Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant awards Discovery Grants, or ‘seed’ grants, to a number of projects in the hopes that the initiatives will grow into something larger. This publication highlights research on stream water contamination, Asian carp, fish consumption safety, and more.

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This is a quick summary of IISG’s projects and resources to aid communities and residents as they consider incorporating green infrastructure to help manage flooding and protect water quality.

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This beach manager’s manual provides the latest on harmful algal blooms which can be found in most water bodies around the Great Lakes.

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