National Estuarine Research Reserve
In the video below, Patrick Robinson discusses how UW-Extension helped establish a National Estuarine Research Reserve on Lake Superior with the help of the community. The reserve helps communities and organizations improve how they live on the coastal landscape of Lake Superior. Watch the video to learn more about how this reserve is an important part of Lake Superior.
“We sit on the shore of the largest freshwater lake on Earth…Our existence here allows us to provide long term monitoring and a lot of community support to the communities, towns and cities on the shore of that Great Lake,”
Deanna Erickson, Education Coordinator