Sessions
Title Chairs Interest Group Description
01. Linking soil biogeochemical processes with nutrient export into waterways Angélica Vázquez-Ortega This section invites research investigating the bi...
02. Social-ecological benefits of Great Lakes coastal wetlands Mauri Liberati; Douglas Pearsall There is growing interest in how coastal wetlands...
03. Great Lakes shoreline changes during recent extreme water levels Cary Troy; Jim Selegean Recent high water levels in the Laurentian Great L...
04. Fluxes of carbon and nutrients across aquatic boundaries from land to ocean David Capelle; Claire Herbert; Greg McCullough; Todd Mudge Recent research indicates much of the carbon and n...
05. Assessing nutrient biogeochemistry of sediments in agricultural drains Ken Drouillard; Christopher Weisener; Scott Mundle Non-point nutrient loads and their control are cen...
06. Current status and assessment of Great Lakes connecting channels Michael Twiss; Jeff Ridal; Lizhu Wang; Matthew Child The rivers, strait, and fluvial lake that naturall...
07. Invasive species Rochelle Sturtevant An invasive species is an organism that causes eco...
08. Great Lakes Fish Biology and Ecology Owen Gorman; Aaron Fisk This session will describe Great Lakes fish biolog...
09. Dual challenge: Nearshore nutrient enrichment and offshore productivity declines Robert Hecky; Joseph DePinto; Mark Burrows; Matthew Child The International Joint Commission's Great Lakes S...
10. The role of monitoring in research Gary Swanson; Jennifer Van de Vooren Lake and tributary monitoring programs are common...
11. Physical processes in lakes Cary Troy; Luis Leon; Shuqi Lin; Jay Austin This session focuses on the physical limnology and...
12. Phytoplankton research in the Great Lakes Andrew Bramburger; Euan Reavie Phytoplankton represent the point at which the foo...
13. Exploring Great Lakes diversity: Using traditional and genetic approaches Susan Daniel; Sara Westergaard; Erik Hartnett Large lakes are home to a wide array of fish, macr...
14. Great Lakes plastic pollution: Addressing knowledge gaps and informing action Lisa Sealock; Julia Rutledge; Sarah Da Silva; Sarah Lowe Plastic pollution is an emerging issue in the Grea...
15. Occurrence and impacts of chemical contaminants and toxins in the Great Lakes Paul Sibley; Rene Shahmohamadloo Many areas in the Great Lakes continue to experien...
16. Oil spills in freshwater and estuarine systems: The need for specific knowledge in an often-overlooked scenario Vince Palace; Jose Luis Rodriguez-Gil Worldwide, millions of liters of crude oil are tra...
17. Emerging technologies for the detection and control of invasive fishes Michael Lawrence; Phil Grayson; Caleb Hasler; Margaret Docker From sea lamprey -- one of the earliest and most d...
18. Environmental impacts of freshwater net pen aquaculture production Steve Naylor; Cheryl Podemski Net pen production of rainbow trout in Lake Huron...
19. Remote sensing, visualization, and spatial data applications for the Great Lakes Philip Chu; Michael Sayers; Robert Shuchman; George Leshkevich Contributions are invited on all aspects of remote...
20. Improve model predictions via coupled system, data assimilation, machine learning Philip Chu; Pengfei Xue; Matthew Hoffman Numerical models have proved to be a useful tool t...
21. Unraveling the code: Exploring freshwater ecosystems in the age of genomics Peter Euclide; Amanda Ackiss As the technology to explore genomes advances, mol...
22. Map the Great Lakes to understand underwater habitats Tim Kearns; Linden Brinks; Peter Esselman; Brandon Krumwiede Many management, research, and restoration project...
23. Great Lakes innovative technology forum Max Herzog; Ed Verhamme Water innovation has long been a part of life and...
24. The state of global lakes Jessica Ives; Ted Lawrence; Richard Ogutu-Ohwayo A session of invited participants presenting broad...
25. State of large lakes of North America - SoLLNA: Managing ecosystem stressors Mohiuddin Munawar; Patricia Ramlal; Gavin Christie Within North America, the northern large lakes (Gr...
26. Lake Winnipeg: The emerging view after 15 years of whole-ecosystem science Karen Scott; Ram Yerubandi Lake Winnipeg (LW) is the 6th largest lake in Cana...
27. The Lake of the Woods watershed Catherine Eimers The Lake of the Woods (LOW) is a large, internatio...
28. Addressing Great Lakes science and policy at the IISD Experimental Lakes Area Michael Paterson; Michael Rennie In 1968, the Experimental Lakes Area (ELA) was fou...
29. A science strategy for water management in the Great Lakes Robert Smail The Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Sustainab...
30. Great Lakes, wicked problems: Research across science-policy-public interfaces Noelle Stratton This session will include a variety of topics inco...
31. Traditional ecological knowledge and the Great Lakes basin Catherine Febria; Jessica Owen; Candy Donaldson This session presents varied ways of knowing Place...
32. Indigenous worldview and participation in lake research Pauline Gerrard; Dilber Yunus Indigenous communities across Canada are resource-...
33. Education and youth engagement in freshwater science Sarah Warrack This session invites presentations from educators...
34. Great Lakes education, outreach, and communications Chiara Zuccarino-Crowe; Allison Neubauer This session will explore existing and developing...
35. Climate impacts on Great Lakes and watersheds: Model applications Rajesh Shrestha; Yonas Dibike; Barrie Bonsal The warming climate affects the atmosphere-land-la...
36. Large lakes' interaction with climate on seasonal to multi-millennial scales Brent Lofgren; Jia Wang The climate is crucially dependent on interactions...
37. Opportunities and challenges for data management and FAIR data practices Claire Herbert; Geoffrey Gunn Research organizations of all sizes are challenged...
50. General contributions Todd Mudge; Christine Manninen This general session is designed for presentations...