September 16, 2014
We are pleased to announce our 58th Annual Conference on Great Lakes Research, to be held May 25-26, 2015, at the University of Vermont in the beautiful lakeside city of Burlington, Vermont. We are soliciting proposals from members of IAGLR and the related research community interested in organizing a scientific session at the meeting. While proposals for scientific sessions on any topic related to Great Lakes research are welcome, we especially encourage proposals related to our conference theme, New Views New Tools. Deadline: October 24, 2014. View the Call for Sessions for details.
September 15, 2014
Find out what's in store for IAGLR's 58th Annual Conference on Great Lakes Research, scheduled for May 25-29, 2015, in Burlington, Vermont.
August 5, 2014
In light of last weekend’s water consumption ban facing Toledo and surrounding communities, IAGLR encourages citizens and decision makers to seek credible science advice to effectively address the cause. See press release.
July 29, 2014
IAGLR Team USA made a definite mark in Defy Cup history by skating to a convincing 8-3 win for its first Defy Cup win! See link for further details
July 21, 2014
The Journal of Great Lakes Research is committed to the promotion and participation of excellence in research on large lakes of the world and their watershed. Congratulations to our 2014 award winners announced during the 57th Conference on Great Lakes Research awards banquet:
Chandler-Misener Award: Mary T. Negus and Joel C. Hoffman
Editors Award: Tom Stewart (Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources)
Elsevier Early Career Award: Sarah Thomasen (McMaster University)
Elsevier Student Award: A Bechette, T. Stojsavljevic, M Tessmer (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
July 11, 2014
IAGLR honored many individuals for their contributions to the Association and outstanding Great Lakes science at the 57th Conference on Great Lakes Research. Congratulations to all!
IAGLR Scholarship: Joseph H. Fillingham (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
Paul W. Rodgers Scholarship: Carson Prichard (University of Toledo)
Norman S. Baldwin Fisheries Science Scholarship: Cassandra J. May (The Ohio State University)
Anderson-Everett Award: Robert Heath
Lifetime Achievement Award: D.V. (Chip) Weseloh (Canadian Wildlife Service)
2013 IAGLR-Hydrolab Best Student Paper Presentation: Jason Doll (Ball State University)
2013 IAGLR-Hydrolab Best Student Poster Presentation: Ahsan Akram (Wayne State University)
May 29, 2014
IAGLR presented the prestigious IAGLR-Jack R. Vallentyne Award to Tom Henry, environmental reporter, editorial writer and op-ed columnist at The Blade in Toledo for his important and sustained efforts to inform and educate the public and policymakers on Great Lakes issues. Many thanks for his support in motivating current and future generations to further Great Lakes protection and restoration!
May 24, 2014
Looking forward to seeing you at the 57th annual Conference on Great Lakes Research at McMaster University! Several hundred scientists, 50 sessions, awards, scholarships, exhibits, and more ... join us on twitter!