Welcome to Lake Futures

Lake Futures aims to deliver adaptive watershed and lake management solutions that minimize tradeoffs between lake ecosystems, water uses, and economic growth.

  1. Oct. 13, 2020Nandita Basu joins the IJC Great Lakes Science Advisory Board
    Nandita Basu

    Nandita Basu, Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth and Environmental Sciences, will now serve on the Great Lakes Science Advisory Board of the International Joint Commission, representing Canada. 

  2. Sep. 30, 2020Nandita Basu receives AGU's Sulzman Award for Excellence in Education and Mentoring Award
    Nandita Basu

    Lake Futures Principal Investigator, Nandita Basu, was awarded the Sulzman Award for Excellence in Education and Mentoring, presented by the American Geophysical Union – Biogeosciences section.

    The Sulzman Award for Excellence in Education and Mentoring is presented annually to a mid-career female scientist in recognition of significant contributions as a role model and mentor for the next generation of biogeoscientsts. Nandita is recognized for her creative research skills, as well as excellence in science education and mentoring.

  3. Sep. 28, 2020New model evaluates consequences of climate change on the Great Lakes economy
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    New research from Roy Brouwer, a Co-Investigator on the Lake Futures team and executive director of the Water Institute, investigates economic impacts of climate change on the Great Lakes.

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