What's New Great Lakes Adaptation Forum (6/30) The 2016 Great Lakes Adaptation Forum will bring together hundreds of practitioners and researchers from across the Great Lakes region for 3 days of sharing climate adaptation and resilience solutions and products in an engaged learning program. The forum takes place Oct. 5-7 in Ann Arbor, Mich.
U.S. Climate Resistance Toolkit (6/8) The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit provides scientific tools, information, and expertise to help people manage their climate-related risks and opportunities, and improve their resilience to extreme events.
Changing Great Lakes water levels and local impacts (5/9) Four multidisciplinary U.S. and Canadian research teams are currently completing the first phase of the Great Lakes Water Levels Integrated Assessment. On May 17, the project teams will share an update and answer questions at a a free event in Ann Arbor, Mich.
Great Lakes climate factsheets (4/29) The Graham Sustainability Institute at the University of Michigan created a series of Great Lakes climate factsheets regarding the challenges municipalities face when dealing with climate change, and lessons learned from interacting with several major cities in the region.
Impacts of Climate Change on the Great Lakes Basin Environment Canada and NOAA The goal of this 1998 project is to improve our understanding of the complex interactions between climate variability and change, the environment, and social and economic systems so that informed regional adaptation responses can be developed for the sustainable management of the Basin.