Council of Great Lakes Research Managers
Thursday, October 30, 1997, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
(Public Comment Period)
The International Joint Commission has called on all of the Commission's Boards to hold at least
public meeting annually to report on their work and to receive the views of the public.
The Council of Great Lakes Research Managers, which advises the Commission on the adequacy
research to implement the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, will hold a public meeting as
part of its
fall meeting. The Council's meeting will begin at 9:00 a.m. on October 30. This meeting is open
public. In an effort to gather additional public input, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. we will have an open
comment period during which members of the public can express their opinions to the Council on
related to Great Lakes research, water quality, and the environment. The meeting will be held at
Ameri-Cana Resort & Conference Centre
8444 Lundy's Lane
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Of particular interest to the Council at this meeting will be the importance of research and science
foundation for credible decisionmaking in RAPs and LaMPs. Also, the Council wishes to identify
areas of research are most useful to RAP and LaMP coordinators, and how the research needs of
programs can be communicated more effectively. The Council believes that the
linkage is essential to sustained progress on RAPs and LaMPs and that current scientific
critical to an informed constituency for these programs. The Council welcomes comments on
other topics related to Great Lakes Research.
For further information: Contact David Dolan at the International Joint
Commission, 100 Ouellette Avenue, Windsor, Ontario N9A 6T3 (519-257-6707) or P.O.
Box 32869, Detroit, Michigan 48232 (313-226-2170 ext. 6707) or on the Internet:
"DolanD@windsor.ijc.org". Further information
about the Council may also be obtained on the World Wide Web at URL: http://www.ijc.org/conseil_board/research_greatlakes/en/cglrm_home_accueil.htm