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PRIME - Partnership for Research and Integration in the Missisquoi Ecosystem


The LCRC Research Priorities meeting of October 2004 identified Missisquoi Bay and its tributaries as high research priorities for the next several years.  Subsequent meetings have helped clarify research needs for the Missisquoi Ecosystem and provided opportunities for researchers to share updates on their activities.


PRIME Concept Meeting - January 7, 2005

PRIME statement of intent

Follow-up discussions determined 3 main areas of research needs

            Cyanobacteria and Nutrients - meeting held April 9, 2005

            Community Structure - meeting held April 30, 2005

            Toxics - to be addressed through collaboration with Lake Champlain Basin Program

PRIME Research Update Meeting - September 12, 2005

            Feedback from participants