Rivers2Lake Program sparks curiosity

Schoolchildren from Northern Lights Elementary in Superior enjoyed a successful outing on Wisconsin Point as part of the decade-long Rivers2Lake Education Program.

A long-awaited tour of the SS Meteor

After 10 years of working in Wisconsin Sea Grant’s Lake Superior Field Office next to the SS Meteor – the last remaining whaleback ship in the world – our science communicator, Marie Zhuikov, finally took a tour of it.

A River Knock

The March 2022 River Talk required hands-on participation. Marne Kaeske, cultural preservation specialist with the 1854 Treaty Authority, led an activity where attendees constructed their own wild rice harvesting sticks.

Superior Public Library murals tied together by water

The public library in Superior, Wisconsin, is home to a series of murals painted with Lake Superior as a unifying theme. Science Communicator Marie Zhuikov describes her visit to the murals during a conference field trip.

St. Louis River Summit celebrates river transformations

The Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve (Lake Superior Reserve) is holding its 12th annual St. Louis River Summit March 7-9 via the virtual platform Zoom and with optional in-person events. Wisconsin Sea Grant is one of the sponsors.