Teach Me About the Great Lakes

Stuart and Renie speak with Chris Korleski, Director of the Great Lakes National Program Offices with the US EPA, about the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Agreement. What has worked, why has it, and what remains to be done?

Show Notes

Show links:
Youth Conservation Corps
EPA page on the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
Environment Canada's page on the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
Toledo drinking water crisis of 2014
EPA page on Areas of Concern
Environment Canada's page on Areas of Concern
Port Clinton, Ohio
The HELM 2022

Host & Executive Producer: Stuart Carlton
Co-Host: Renie Mils
Senior Producer: Carolyn Foley
Producers: Hope Charters, Megan Gunn, & Irene Miles
Associate Producer: Ethan Chitty
Edited by: Quinn Rose
Podcast art by: Joel Davenport
Music by: Stuart Carlton

Creators & Guests

Stuart Carlton
Stuart Carlton is the Assistant Director of the Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant College Program. He manages the day-to-day operation of IISG and works with the IISG Director and staff to coordinate all aspects of the program. He is also a Research Assistant Professor and head of the Coastal and Great Lakes Social Science Lab in the Department of Forestry & Natural Resources at Purdue, where he and his students research the relationship between knowledge, values, trust, and behavior in complex or controversial environmental systems.

What is Teach Me About the Great Lakes?

A monthly podcast in which Stuart Carlton (a native New Orleanian) asks smart people to teach him about the Great Lakes. Co-hosted by the awesome staff at Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant.