By Raeanna Marnati, Fox 21 News
The University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute announced a $3.9 million grant that will fund 19 Great Lakes research, education and outreach projects, including two projects at Northland College in Ashland.
The first Northland College project will be lead by Professor Randy Lehr. The project is titled “Integrated Assessment and Climate Change Adaptation Planning in the Chequamegon Bay Region of Lake Superior.” The project will implement comprehensive, integrated assessment of the region, connecting community leaders, staff from local and tribal governments and local elected officials with scientific and subject matter experts surrounding the issue of climate change adaptation. To read full article.