Estimating Economic Damages from a Great Lakes Oil Spill

September 12, 2018 – Dr. Richard “Max” Melstrom visited the UWM School of Freshwater Sciences to discuss a recent study that estimates the potential economic damages caused by a worst-case oil spill in the Straits of Mackinac.

To access the draft report containing the material presented by Dr. Melstrom, please click HERE.

The State of Freshwater 2017

May 22, 2017 – The Center for Water Policy had the opportunity to host best-selling author Seth Siegel, UWM professor Sandra McLellan and WUWM’s environmental reporter Susan Bence for a discussion about critical issues facing freshwater resources in the U.S. and beyond. For event video, photos, and information, please click HERE.