Combining Technologies to Understand Great Lakes Lakescape Ecology

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The five Laurentian Great Lakes of Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie and Ontario provide a variety of services to the millions of people that live in the basin. Yet the sheer size of the lakes challenges lake managers’ understanding of how these ecosystems function. USGS scientists at the Great Lakes Science Center in Michigan are combining multiple remote sensing technologies to  better understand these vast resources.