Summer 2010

Latest News

Northern Wisconsin has become drier, but southern and western Wisconsin have become much wetter, by as much as 7 inches per year. [photo credit: Tim Asplund]

Wisconsin's Changing Climate 
Wisconsin is experiencing rising temperatures and changing precipitation patterns, and dozens of Wisconsin scientists have come together to form the Wisconsin Initiative on Climate Change Impacts (WICCI) to evaluate the likely effects and generate adaptation strategies.

40 Years Serving Wisconsin
Wisconsin Sea Grant celebrates more than 40 years of funding high-priority Great Lakes research, providing outreach specialists to share research results throughout the state and supporting graduate students.

Special Sections

Program/People News
People of the Sturgeon: Wisconsin's Love Affair with an Ancient Fish continues to win awards.

Featured Video

Watch two new videos about the world's busiest sturgeon spearing season and the management that makes it possible.

Wisconsin's Water Library
Check out some of Wisconsin's Water Library's favorite books for kids.

Education News
Marshfield High School Claims Title in National Ocean Sciences Bowl

Sturgeon on Campus
Sea Cave Safety

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University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute & University of Wisconsin Water Resources Institute.

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