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GLEC Awarded Five Year USEPA National Aquatic Resource Surveys (NARS) Contract
October 4, 2021 - GLEC will continue to support the USEPA’s NARS program through a new five-year task order contract beginning in October 2021.  GLEC has provided key contractor support to the NARS program since its inception in 2007.  The ...
GLEC Providing Training and Logistics Support for the USEPA National Wetlands Condition Assessment 2021
GLEC received a $1.6 million Task Order award from the USEPA Office of Water to coordinate training and logistics support for the National Wetlands Condition Assessment (NWCA) 2021.  Following the September 2020 award, GLEC will be responsible for training contractor, ...
GLEC Conducting Algal Chlorophyll Analysis for the NEON Program
May 21, 2020 GLEC was awarded a two-year contract from Battelle to provide analytical support to the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) Program, which is funded by the National Science Foundation. The mission of the NEON Program is to design, ...
GLEC Awarded U.S. EPA Office of Water Health and Ecological Criteria Contract
March 17, 2020 - GLEC was awarded a five-year $11.7 million contract from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Water, Office of Science and Technology’s Health and Ecological Criteria Division (HECD). The award marks the fifth time since 1996 that ...
GLEC Awarded U.S. EPA National Water Program Contract
March 31, 2020 - GLEC was awarded a five-year task order contract from the U.S. EPA Office of Water (OW) to provide technical and administrative support to the National Water Program. Support will be provided to a broad cross section of OW ...


GLEC operates one of only a few U.S. laboratories accredited for whole sediment toxicity testing. GLEC also maintains NELAP accreditation for chlorophyll and nutrient chemistry testing.


GLEC's Columbus, OH laboratory is ADEQ accredited for Acute Toxicity and Chronic Toxicity testing.



Great Lakes Environmental Center

739 Hastings Street
Traverse City, MI   49686

Phone: (231) 941-2230
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