CMU, GVSU To Host National Event On Great Lakes PolicyCentral Michigan University’s Institute for Great Lakes Research will bring the nation’s leading Great Lakes policy adviser to campus Friday, April 4, as part of a symposium titled "Great Lakes Science in Action: An Interdisciplinary and Multi-Institutional Approach."
Grand Valley Study: Zebra Mussels, Algae Blooms TiedResearchers at Grand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute are finding that harmful algae blooms in two West Michigan lakes are linked to the water-clarifying action of the invasive species zebra mussels.
Students Study Water Quality Aboard GVSU Research VesselSix classes of eighth-graders from Whitehall spent time this week studying water quality on board the W.G. Jackson, a research vessel owned by Grand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute, and a water festival was held for Montague-area third-graders on the morning of Oct. 2.
Grand Valley Annis Institute Gets Mott Foundation GrantGrand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute has been awarded a $75,000 grant from the C.S. Mott Foundation to support efforts to grow the so-called blue economy through economic development efforts, water technology business, and water education, research, and stewardship.
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Environmental Threat Map Highlights Great Lakes Restoration ChallengesA comprehensive map three years in the making is telling the story of humans’ impact on the Great Lakes, identifying how “environmental stressors” stretching from Minnesota to Ontario are shaping the future of an ecosystem that contains 20 percent of the world’s fresh water.
Annis Water Resources Institute Gets $250k Grant For Outreach, EducationResearchers at Grand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute will be able to continue extensive Great Lakes education and outreach programs through 2014 after receiving a $250,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
GVSU Gets Grant To Study Lake Sturgeon In Kalamazoo RiverResearchers from Grand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute have been awarded a $50,000 one-year grant from the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, the Gun Lake Tribe, to study lake sturgeon in the Kalamazoo River.
Grand Valley, MSU Researchers To Study Muskegon Area WaterTwo researchers at Grand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute in Muskegon will collaborate with scientists at Michigan State University on a pair of separate projects after receiving a grant.
Grand Valley Teams Up With Lake Express For ‘Lakers on Lake Michigan’ Grand Valley State University’s Annis Water Resources Institute will team up with the Lake Express high-speed ferry service for “Lakers on Lake Michigan,” an open house that will include special Lake Michigan excursions.
GVSU Researcher Finds Link Between Stream Pollution, Stocked FishA link between pollutant levels in stream-resident fish and stocked Pacific salmon in Lake Michigan has been described by a researcher at Grand Valley State University.
GVSU Working To Restore Muskegon LakeTwo Grand Valley State University researchers are working together on a pair of projects that are designed to help restore habitat in the area of Muskegon Lake, and assist in getting Muskegon Lake de-listed as an Area of Concern in the Great Lakes.
Grand Valley To Buy In Downtown Detroit, Build In MuskegonThe Grand Valley State University Board of Trustees approved the purchase of an office building in Detroit that will house offices and support space for the university’s Charter School Office. The board also approved the construction of a new field research building that will serve the needs of the university's Annis Water Resources Institute in Muskegon.