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Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research (CILER)
The GLIN December Site of the Month is the newly redesigned Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research (CILER) website. CILER is a research institute established in 1989 that is jointly sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the University of Michigan. CILER's primary NOAA research partner is the Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory (GLERL) within the NOAA Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR).
NOAA Cooperative Institutes are academic and non-profit research institutions that demonstrate the highest level of performance and conduct research that supports NOAA's mission and strategic plan. Cooperative Institutes are located at institutions whose geographic expanse extends from Hawaii to Maine and from Alaska to Florida. Currently, NOAA supports 16 Cooperative Institutes consisting of 42 universities and research institutions across 23 states and the District of Columbia.