Stresses And Breakthroughs: A Great Lakes Resource Update

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
Lake Michigan waterfront in January
A photographer takes pictures of sunrise as ice forms along the shore of Lake Michigan before sunrise, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Chicago. (Kiichiro Sato/AP Photo)

Just 3 percent of the water on Earth is freshwater, and the Great Lakes hold 20 percent of that supply. What are the specific stressors that face our Great Lakes today and what are we doing about it? We look at the current science and issues facing the Great Lakes with experts from the UW Sea Grant Institute.

Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Kate Archer Kent Producer
  • Anne Moser Guest
  • Titus Seilheimer Guest