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GLIN==> Great Lakes Commission News Briefs: November 20, 2007

Title: Great Lakes Commission News Briefs
Great Lakes Commission News Briefs
A monthly summary of issues, activities and events
at the Great Lakes Commission
November 20, 2007
Great Lakes Day/Semiannual Meeting scheduled
The 2008 Semiannual Meeting of the Great Lakes Commission will be held in conjunction with Great Lakes Day, Feb. 26-28 in Washington, D.C. More

Great Lakes Wind Collaborative
The Great Lakes Commission has agreed to facilitate the work of a diverse group of stakeholders supporting the development of wind energy in the Great Lakes region, under the working name the Great Lakes Wind Collaborative. More

TEACH CD now available
The Education And Curriculum Homesite (TEACH), the recently revamped K-12 education component of the Great Lakes Information Network (GLIN), is now available on CD-ROM. More

MiCorps offers water quality monitoring grants
MiCorps, the Michigan Clean Water Corps, has announced two grant opportunities for volunteer stream monitoring organizations in the state. More

Applications accepted for Sea Grant Fellowship
Applications are now being accepted for the 2008 Great Lakes Commission - Sea Grant Fellowship, an opportunity to contribute to and benefit from Great Lakes research coordination and policy analysis. More

Advocacy and legislation
Several long-sought Great Lakes initiatives have been authorized under the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2007, which became law when Congress overrode a presidential veto of the bill. More
Featured project: Great Lakes Tributary Modeling
The Great Lakes Tributary Modeling Program develops sediment transport models for use in watershed planning by stakeholders who make decisions about soil conservation and nonpoint pollution prevention measures. More
Upcoming Events
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Great Lakes Commission
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2805 S. Industrial Hwy, Suite 100
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-6791
A News Briefs archive can be found at www.glc.org/email/archive