Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

Science

USGS and federal, tribal, state, and local agencies, organizations, universities, and other stakeholders are working together to provide science essential for guiding Great Lakes restoration efforts. Explore the research Themes below, based on the GLRI Focus Areas, to learn more about specific USGS research projects. 

USGS Asian Carp Science

USGS Asian Carp Science

Explore the Story Map to learn more about USGS Asian carp science

Story Map

Monitoring Nutrient Runoff

Monitoring Nutrient Runoff

Explore the USGS Edge of Field monitoring Story Map

Story Map

Mercury Sources Revealed

Mercury Sources Revealed

Learn more about mercury in the Great Lakes in this Story Map

Story Map