AWRI's active involvement in public outreach throughout the Lake Michigan basin dates back to the 1990s and includes vessel tours, Lake Michigan Forum leadership, and State of Lake Michigan conferences.
AWRI and the Michigan Economic Center partnered to create an interactive website and report detailing the foundation and future of Michigan's Blue Economy.
The annual Muskegon Lake water quality dashboard has been updated with data collected in 2014.
AWRI's Information Services Center (ISC) is completing a project for which they developed 10 Forest Stewardship Plans in the Muskegon River Watershed.
Several AWRI students and staff presented fish research at a recent meeting of the Michigan Chapter of the American Fisheries Society.
Dr. Carl Ruetz is taking the lead on a new ~$200K project to study yellow perch stocks in Lake Michigan and adjacent drowned river mouth lakes.
It has been more than one year since we opened and dedicated the R.B. Annis Field Station here at AWRI. The building has been well-used!
We are excited to welcome 4 new graduate students to AWRI!
Dr. David Fowle of the University of Kansas is conducting his sabbatical in Al Steinman's lab this Fall 2014 term.
A recent study summarizing 11 years of plankton metabolism data from Muskegon Lake to Lake Michigan give insight on the carbon balance in this Great Lakes coastal ecosystem.