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There are many other Internet sites that contain information on the ecology and climate of the Great Lakes region. We have included below a selection of regional sites and sites specific to New York that are particularly useful. If you have suggestions for additions to this list, please send them to the Global Environment Program.




Regional Links

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CLIMATE and CLIMATE CHANGE
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Midwest Regional Climate Center
http://mcc.sws.uiuc.edu

Great Lakes Regional Climate Assessment
http://www.geo.msu.edu

U.S. National Assessment-Midwest Region
http://www.usgcrp.gov

EPA Regional Global Warming Page
http://yosemite.epa.gov

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REGIONAL ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
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EPA Great Lakes Program Office
http://www.epa.gov/glnpo

EPA – Region 5 (IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)
http://www.epa.gov/region5/

EPA – Region 3 (PA)
http://www.epa.gov/region3/

EPA – Region 2 (NY)
http://www.epa.gov/region2/

Environment Canada- Great Lakes site
http://www.on.ec.gc.ca/water/greatlakes/

Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory
http://www.glerl.noaa.gov/

Great Lakes Commission
http://www.glc.org

USGS Great Lakes Science Center
http://www.glsc.usgs.gov/

Great Lakes Information Network
http://www.great-lakes.net/

Great Lakes United
http://www.glu.org

Great Lakes Public Education Initiative
http://www.biodiversityproject.org/greatlakes.htm

Climate Change and Birds
http://www.abcbirds.org

Environmental Law & Policy Center
http://www.elpc.org/

Great Lakes Protection Fund
http://www.gsmfc.org/

Pew Center for Climate Change-
State Emission Reduction Program Database

http://www.pewclimate.org/states.cfm


New York Links

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CLIMATE and CLIMATE CHANGE IN NEW YORK
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State Climatology Office
http://nysc.eas.cornell.edu/

EPA's State Climate Change Page
http://yosemite.epa.gov

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NEW YORK AGENCIES
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Department of Environmental Conservation
http://www.dec.state.ny.us/

New York EPA
http://www.epa.gov/region02

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NEW YORK ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS
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Environmental Advocates of New York
http://www.eany.org/

Center for Environmental Information, Inc.
http://www.rochesterenvironment.org/

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NEW YORK SOLUTIONS
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UCS Clean Energy Program
http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/

UCS Clean Vehicles Program
http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_vehicles/

New York State Green Building Initiative
http://www.dec.state.ny.us/

Alternative-Fuel Vehicle Program
http://www.nyserda.org

American Wind Energy Association
http://www.awea.org/

Center for Clean Air Policy
http://www.ccap.org/

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
http://www.rggi.org/






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