The Great Lakes are expansive, interconnected watersheds in Canada and the United States.
Lake sturgeon are one of the most iconic species of the Great Lakes.
This project will result in detailed vegetation community aerial coverage and taxonomic data referenced to elevation and seasonal water levels in 8 Lake Ontario coastal wetlands.
“There’s huge potential for the St. Croix River to support some of the biggest runs of lots of different sea-run fish species in the region.”
Restoring and revitalizing designated Areas of Concern in the Great Lakes has long been seen as bringing environmental, health and economic benefits to those regions.
A species of fish called kiyi has evolved to see particularly well in deep parts of Lake Superior, giving it a significant advantage at those shadowy depths, according to recent research by the University of Buffalo.
Now more than ever, it’s time to embrace binational cooperation to ensure that the waters and people of the Great Lakes basin are healthy.
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