~ Workshop Announcement ~
Staying on Target:
A Regional Workshop for Establishing Restoration Targets for
Great Lakes Areas of Concern
June 6-7, 2003
Westin Hotel at Detroit Metropolitan Airport
Workshop program and registration form are now available online at
The Registration deadline is Friday, May 30!
This workshop will advance efforts to restore and delist Great Lakes Areas of
Concern (AOC) by facilitating the development of measurable restoration targets
for beneficial use impairments being addressed in the AOCs. The workshop will
inform Remedial Action Plan (RAP) participants about the role of restoration
targets in documenting progress toward and ultimately delisting the AOCs and
identify options for developing measurable goals for beneficial uses.
Representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Great Lakes
National Program Office (U.S. EPA, GLNPO) will discuss changes in their
approach to the AOC program and their plans for implementing the Great Lakes
Legacy Act. The program is intended for local RAP participants, state agency
staff, and others involved in implementing and reporting on progress in
restoring the Great Lakes Areas of Concern.
Registration and Additional Information
The workshop registration fee is $40 U.S./$50 Can. The workshop program and
registration form are available online at
or by contacting Matt Doss at the Great
Lakes Commission at 734-971-9135, email@example.com. The registration deadline is
Friday, May 30.
The workshop is sponsored by the U.S. EPA, GLNPO and the Great Lakes
Commission, with support from the International Joint Commission and the
Michigan Statewide Public Advisory Council.