Online Resources

Below is a list of online resources related to each of CILER’s research themes.

Great Lakes Observing & Forecasting

Invasive Species

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Great Lakes Area of Concern– Locations in the Great Lakes that don’t meet standards set by the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement.

Protection & Restoration of Ecosystem Services

  • Great Lakes Habitat Blueprint – Habitat Blueprint is a nationwide NOAA initiative that provides a framework for NOAA to better focus internal programs and expertise in addressing habitat loss and degradationin the Great Lakes.
  • Great Lakes Restoration Initiative– The largest federal investment in the Great Lakes in two decades that aims to clean up toxics and areas of concern; combat invasive species; promote nearshore health by protecting watersheds from polluted run-off; restore wetlands and other habitats; and work with partners on outreach.
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