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Great Lakes Water Level Dashboard

“A multi-agency gateway to long-term, basin-scale hydrological and climatological data for the Laurentian Great Lakes”   Great Lakes Water Level Dashboard   Overview The Great Lakes Water Level Dashboard is a free, online, interactive website that portrays monthly water level information for all the Great Lakes. It is sponsored by the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative…
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Great Lakes High Water Web Page

Compilation of information to help inform decision-making related to Great Lakes water levels.   Great Lakes High Water Web Page   Overview The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) Great Lakes High Water Web Page is a repository of information compiled to help inform decision-making related to Great Lakes water levels as well as connect…
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Great Lakes Emergency Erosion Control Self Certification

Streamlined temporary erosion control placement authorization process.   Great Lakes Emergency Erosion Control Self Certification   Overview The Great Lakes Emergency Erosion Control Self Certification is a streamlined temporary erosion control placement authorization process intended for emergency situations on Great Lakes shorelines. This process was established by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to…
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Great Lakes Coastal Shore Protection Structures & Their Effects on Coastal Processes

Fact sheet discussing types of shore protection and their impacts on coastal processes.   Great Lakes Coastal Shore Protection Structures & Their Effects on Coastal Processes   Overview Great Lakes Coastal Protection Structures & Their Effects on Coastal Processes is a five-page fact sheet that discusses the different types of shore protection and their positive and…
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Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System

Online models that predict Great Lakes surface water conditions.   Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System   Overview The Great Lake Coastal Forecasting System (GLCFS) is a set of online models that predict Great Lakes surface water conditions. The GLCFS was developed by the Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory and the Ohio State University, using a…
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Funding and Financing for Coastal Resiliency

Webinar about financing coastal resiliency.   Funding and Financing for Coastal Resiliency   Overview This webinar from the NOAA Office for Coastal Management’s is about financing coastal resiliency. In it, you will learn about different options and strategies for funding and financing for coastal resiliency projects.   Financing Coastal Resiliency – Webinar Materials This webinar…
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Diving into the Digital Coast: Great Lakes

A clearinghouse for a wide variety of data, tools, and trainings related to coastal resiliency.   Diving into the Digital Coast: Great Lakes   Home: NOAA Digital Coast Overview The NOAA Digital Coast is a clearinghouse for a wide variety of data, tools, and trainings related to coastal resiliency. It contains hundreds of different resources…
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Blue Accounting for the Great Lakes

Information service to track the region’s progress toward shared goals for the Great Lakes.   Blue Accounting   Home page   Overview “Blue Accounting is an information service to track the region’s progress toward shared goals for the Great Lakes. Maintained by the Great Lakes Commission, the information developed by Blue Accounting helps elected officials…
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Adapting to a Changing Coast (for Property Owners)

A booklet that provides property owners with options and resources for responding to changing bluffs and beaches.   Adapting to a Changing Coast (for Property Owners)   Overview Adapting to a Changing Coast for Property Owners is a booklet that provides property owners with options and resources for responding to the changing bluff and beaches…
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A Resilient Future for Coastal Communities: Federal Policy Recommendations from Solutions in Practice

Federal policy recommendations for making coastal communities more resilient.   A Resilient Future for Coastal Communities: Federal Policy Recommendations from Solutions in Practice   Overview This resource is a new report released in October 2020 from the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI). It highlights 30 federal policy recommendations for making coastal communities more resilient.…
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