Fact Sheets and Graphics

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NOAA PROGRAMS in the GREAT LAKES

Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, Mission and Research Programs, click to open PDF
Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, Mission
and Research Programs
Lake Michigan Field Station, click to open PDF
Lake Michigan Field Station

NOAA in the Great Lakes, click to open PDF
NOAA in the Great Lakes
 
The Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research (CILER), click to open PDF
The Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research (CILER)
Great Lakes Restoration at NOAA and GLERL, click to open PDF
Great Lakes Restoration at NOAA and GLERL
  

AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES

Asian Carp Studies at GLERL and CILER, click to open PDF
Asian Carp Studies at
GLERL and CILER
How would an Asian Carp invasion affect fish in Lake Erie?, click to open PNG
How would an Asian Carp
invasion affect fish in Lake Erie?
Invasive Mussels and the Productivity of Lake Michigan, click to open PNG
Invasive Mussels and the
Productivity of Lake Michigan
 

GREAT LAKES FOODWEB

Lake Michigan Foodweb, click to open PDF
Lake Michigan Foodweb
Lake Huron Foodweb, click to open PDF
Lake Huron Foodweb
Lake Superior Foodweb, click to open PDF
Lake Superior Foodweb
Lake Ontario Foodweb, click to open PDF
Lake Ontario Foodweb
Lake Erie Foodweb, click to open PDF
Lake Erie Foodweb
Lake St. Clair Foodweb, click to open PDF
Lake St. Clair Foodweb

HARMFUL ALGAL BLOOMS (HABs) and HYPOXIA

Harmful Algal Blooms in the Great Lakes , click to open PDF
Harmful Algal Blooms in the
Great Lakes
Experimental Hypoxia Warning System - Central basin of Lake Erie at Cleveland, OH , click to open PDF
Experimental Hypoxia Warning System - Central basin of Lake Erie at Cleveland, OH
  

CURRENTS, TEMPERATURE, and WATER LEVELS

Predicting Currents in the Straits of Mackinac with the Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System, click to open PDF
Predicting Currents in the Straits of Mackinac with the Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System
Water Levels in the Great Lakes, click to open PDF
Water Levels in the Great Lakes
Record Setting Water Level Rise in the Great Lakes, click to open PNG
Record Setting Water Level Rise in the
Great Lakes
 
Great Lakes Water Budgets, click to open PNG
Great Lakes Water Budgets
Vertical Water Temperature in Southern Lake Michigan, click to open PNG
Vertical Water Temperature
in Southern Lake Michigan
  

COASTAL FORECASTING, ICE, and CLIMATE IMAPACTS

NOAA Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System , click to open PDF
NOAA Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System
Great Lakes Ice Cover, click to open PDF
Great Lakes Ice Cover
Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for the Great Lakes Region (external link), click to open PDF
Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for the Great Lakes Region (external link)
 

GREAT LAKES COASTLINES and BATHYMETRY

US Great Lakes coastline compared with Atlantic, click to open JPG
US Great Lakes coastline compared with Atlantic
US Great Lakes coastline compared with Pacific, click to open JPG
US Great Lakes coastline compared with Pacific
US Great Lakes coastline compared with Gulf of Mexico, click to open JPG
US Great Lakes coastline compared with Gulf of Mexico
US Great Lakes coastline compared with all coasts, click to open JPG
US Great Lakes coastline compared with all coasts
Bathymetry of Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair, click to open JPG
Bathymetry of Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair