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All campus events (including Division of Extension sponsored events outside of Dane County) are canceled through June 30, with limited exceptions to be granted by deans or vice chancellors. Even if an event is not yet labeled as canceled, it's likely to be canceled, postponed or modified to online only, from now through June 30. Please check with organizers before attending.

Chaos and Complex System Seminar

Lake Michigan water-level changes and their impacts on shorelines and shoreline property owners

Event Details

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
12:05-1 p.m.
Dave Mickelson, UW Department of Geology, will discuss the effects of the record high lake levels in the Great Lakes on Lake Michigan shorelines and bluffs above the beaches in response to nearshore and beach erosion at the base of the bluffs, comparing 2007 and 2018 low-level oblique airphotos from Door County to the Illinois State Line.