Past Summits & Working Groups

Upcoming Summits and Working Groups

Oil Spills Under Ice – Challenges and Solutions

Dates: 2022

Steering Committee: Lead: Volodymyr (Vlad) Tarabara (Michigan State University); Co-leads: Ayumi Fujisaki-Manome (UM CIGLR)Melissa Baird (Michigan Technological University) & Edoardo Sarda (Lake Superior State University)

CIGLR Research Theme: Healthy Communities

 


 

Benchmarks for Great Lakes Fish Habitat Restoration

Dates: 2022

Steering Committee: Lead: Karen Alofs (University of Michigan); Co-leads: Ed Rutherford (NOAA-GLERL) & Andrew Miller (Postdoc, University of Michigan)

CIGLR Research Theme: Healthy Communities

 

 


 

Smart Lake Erie Citizen Science

Dates: 2022

Steering Committee: Co-leads: Chris Winslow (Ohio State University) & Max Herzog (Cleveland Water Alliance); Committee: Andrea Paine (Huron River Watershed Council)Casey Godwin (UM CIGLR)Laura Johnson (Heidelberg University)Steve Ruberg (NOAA-GLERL) & Tim Davis (Bowling Green State University)

                                                                   CIGLR Research Theme: Advanced Warning Systems

2021 Summits and Working Groups

State of the Great Lakes Reporting and the Prescription White Paper

Dates: February 23-24, 2021

Steering Committee: Lead: Michael Murray (National Wildlife Federation); Co-leads: John Bratton (LimnoTech), Ashley Elgin (NOAA GLERL), Casey Godwin (UM CIGLR), Tian Guo (Michigan State University), Tom Johengen (UM CIGLR & Michigan Sea Grant), Catherine Riseng (University of Michigan, Michigan Sea Grant)

CIGLR Research Theme: Coastal Resilience

 


 

Groundwater in Crisis? Addressing Groundwater Challenges in Michigan as a template for the Great Lakes

Dates: June 3-4, 2021

Steering Committee: Lead: Al Steinman (GVSU-AWRI); Co-leads: Philip Chu (NOAA-GLERL), Patrick Doran (TNC), Carol Miller (Wayne State Univ), Don Uzarski (CMU), Tom Zimnicki (MEC)

White Paper: Groundwater in Crisis? Addressing Groundwater Challenges in Michigan as a template for the Great Lakes

CIGLR Research Theme: Healthy Communities

 


 

Lake Erie Central Basin Hypoxia: State of the Science Review and Approaches to Track Future Progress

Dates: October 2021

Steering Committee: Lead: Mike McKay, (University of Windsor); Co-leads: Craig Stow, (NOAA-GLERL)Casey Godwin, (UM CIGLR)Elizabeth Hinchey-Malloy, (US EPA)

CIGLR Research Theme: Healthy Communities