Winter limnology on the Great Lakes: The role of the U.S. Coast Guard
Journal of Great Lakes Research
Diatoms, Education, Ice, Lake Erie, Monitoring, U.S. Coast Guard, Winter limnology
We describe a unique educational collaboration between the U.S. Coast Guard and Bowling Green State University with the goal of engaging Coast Guard crew members in a monitoring program intended to increase both temporal and spatial resolutions of sampling during winter in Lake Erie, a period where extreme weather conditions and safety considerations challenge our ability to sample. © 2010 International Association for Great Lakes Research.
McKay, Robert Michael L.; Beall, Benjamin F.N.; Bullerjahn, George S.; and Woityra, LCDR William C.. (2011). Winter limnology on the Great Lakes: The role of the U.S. Coast Guard. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 37 (1), 207-210.