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Webinar: When Lake Superior Turns Green

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Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 12:00

Wednesday, March 25, 2020. 12:00PM. Webinar: When Lake Superior Turns Green. Robert Sterner, University of Minnesota Duluth. Sponsored by Northeast Climate Adaptation Science Center. More information here


Since 2012, we've been shocked to see cyanobacterial blooms appear on one stretch of the Lake Superior shoreline.  With these events, now all five Laurentian Great Lakes are subject to algal blooms that affect the services we obtain from these magnificent bodies of freshwater.  In this talk Sterner will go over what we know about drivers of blooms, including how climate may be behind their appearance. 

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