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Priority
Emerging Great Lakes Issues in the 21  Century
Summary
Investigation of the scientific dimensions of emerging issues, which includes
issues that are new arrivals on the public policy agenda as well as those that
are established, but changing in substance, scope or significance.
Responsibility
Great Lakes Science Advisory Board in collaboration with the Great Lakes
Water Quality Board, Council of Great Lakes Research Managers and
International Air Quality Advisory Board
Product (Chapter)
5.2
Expert Consultation on Emerging Issues in the Great Lakes
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in the 21  Century
Other Priorities and Initiatives
Summary
To identify and provide insight and advice on other topics relevant to fulfill-
ing the purpose of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement and in accor
dance with the directive to the Great Lakes Water Quality Board, Great Lakes
Science Advisory board and the Council of Great Lakes Research Managers.
Product (Chapter)
6.2
Lake Erie Ecosystem Changes and Botulism Type E Outbreak
6.3
Great Lakes System Navigation Review
7.2
Health Implications of PCBs and Other Contaminants in Great Lakes
Basin Waters
7.3
Great Lakes Fisheries: Retrospective and Current Concerns
7.4
Fish and Wildlife Health Effects and Exposure Study
7.5
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry’s Study of
Public Health Implications of Hazardous Substances in Great Lakes
U.S. Areas of Concern
7.6
Waterborne Pathogens in the Great Lakes:  Existing and Emerging
Needs for Assessing Risks and Solutions
9.2
Understanding Microbial Pollution and Unmonitored Chemical
Contaminants in the Great Lakes Basin
9.3
Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Research Inventory
9.4
Science Vessel Coordination
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