This symposium highlights research and management activities in Great Lakes connecting waters. Presentations will provide an update on the status of aquatic and riparian ecology and management or highlight any emerging concerns within each connecting system. Inter-jurisdictional and multi-disciplinary approaches should be emphasized in research and management updates.

Supported by:

  • USGS Great Lakes Science Center
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Essex Region Conservation Authority


  • Edward Roseman, USGS Great Lakes Science Center, [email protected]
  • Robin DeBruyne, USGS Great Lakes Science Center
  • Jaqueline Serran, Detroit River Canadian Cleanup
  • Katie Stammler, Essex Region Conservation Authority
  • Ashley Moerke, Lake Superior State University
  • Justin Chiotti, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Dimitry Gorsky, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Terry Heatlie, NOAA Fisheries
  • Susan Doka, Fisheries and Oceans Canada