Glossary of the Great Lakes is divided into three sections. |
alphabetically arranged list of scientific terms, as well as state, federal, and international regulations, initiatives, and organizations. The glossary is designed to be useful both for gaining a general sense of what a term means and for getting more detailed answers to questions. Each of the longer entries begins with a simple overview statement, sufficient for many readers, followed by more detail. Linked terms within a definition are defined elsewhere in the glossary. Acronyms are listed in italics next to each term. acronyms and abbreviations with their most commonly used pronunciations and definitions. Acronyms for which no pronunciation is given are typically just spelled out.
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