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Lake Michigan: What’s in store for 2020?
January 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
An evening of information and discussion, focusing on high Great Lakes levels, weather and storms, and coastal impact
Where: Ramsdell Theatre Auditorium 101 Maple St., Manistee, MI 49660
When: Friday, January 17, 2020 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
Mark Breederland, Michigan Sea Grant, MSU Extension
Mark is the Michigan Sea Grant team lead for Great Lakes levels variations/coastal erosion and has been giving programs on Great Lakes levels for over 20 years. His training includes a Masters degree in Water Resources and a B.S. in biology along with 34 years’ experience within Michigan on a variety of coastal community issues. For over 50 years, the NOAA National Sea Grant College Program has supported coastal and Great Lakes communities through research, extension and education. Sea Grant’s mission is to enhance the practical use and conservation of coastal, marine and Great Lakes resources in order to create a sustainable economy and environment.
Meteorologist, National Weather Service Forecast Office
NOAA’s National Weather Service Forecast Office out of Gaylord, Michigan covers a large geographic part of Michigan, from Manistee to Tawas City to Sault Ste. Marie. The Weather Forecast Office is a 24/7 operation run by a team of highly trained meteorologists who produce a variety of forecasts including Great Lakes/Marine forecasts, local area forecasts, aviation weather and many other weather related products.
Hosted by: Manistee Conservation District
231.889.9666 x3 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Regulatory personnel from the Michigan EGLE and the US Army Corps of Engineers will be present to answer individual property owner permitting questions.