Unified Interior Regions

Region 3: Great Lakes

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

For more information on the Great Lakes and work being done, check out the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative website here! 

GLRI

USGS Science Centers in the Great Lakes Region

For more information on what each center is doing in the Great Lakes, please follow the links below! 

Great Lakes Science Center

Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Water Science Center

Upper Midwest Water Science Center

Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center

National Wildlife Health Center

Regions L2 Landing Page Tabs

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Image: Gulls on Shore of Lake Michigan
March 14, 2016

Gulls on Shore of Lake Michigan

The U.S. Geological Survey's National Wildlife Health Center, with help from many partners and support from the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, has established "Lake Michigan Volunteer AMBLE - Avian Monitoring for Botulism Lakeshore Events." The goal of AMBLE is to empower a network of concerned citizens to monitor bird health and beach conditions along miles of Lake

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Image: Gull on Rock, Lake Michigan
March 14, 2016

Gull on Rock, Lake Michigan

The U.S. Geological Survey's National Wildlife Health Center, with help from many partners and support from the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, has established "Lake Michigan Volunteer AMBLE - Avian Monitoring for Botulism Lakeshore Events." The goal of AMBLE is to empower a network of concerned citizens to monitor bird health and beach conditions along miles of Lake

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Milwaukee River Estuary, March 2016
March 14, 2016

Milwaukee River Estuary, March 2016

Milwaukee River Estuary, March 2016

White River at Hazelton IN - sunrise on the river
February 18, 2016

White River at Hazelton IN - sunrise on the river

White River at Hazelton IN - sunrise on the river

Photo of the Camp Manito-wish YMCA boat house on Lake Boulder, Wis., during fall
February 17, 2016

Fall colors over Lake Boulder, Wisconsin

Photo of the Camp Manito-wish YMCA boat house on Lake Boulder, Wis.

February 3, 2016

Final installation of permeable pavement study test plots

Completed installation of test plots: permeable pavers (foreground), permeable concrete (midground), and permeable asphalt (background).

Wabash River at New Harmony IN - 2016 flooding
January 5, 2016

Wabash River at New Harmony IN - 2016 flooding

Wabash River at New Harmony IN - 2016 flooding

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