Strategic vision for the U. S. Geological Survey in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Region, 2001-2010
The U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) strategic vision for the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Region is that of a healthy ecosystem, whose ecological integrity and economic health are nurtured and sustained through sound resource-management decisions based on reliable, timely, and objective scientific information and data. The USGS is a leader in providing reliable, relevant, timely, and objective scientific data and information at local, statewide, regional, national, and international scales to assist in the management and restoration of the natural resources in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Region. The mission of the USGS in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Region is to provide natural science information to the broad community of policymakers, resource managers, regulators, scientists, and private citizens who contribute to informed decisions concerning natural-resource management practices and ecosystem quality and integrity. The strategic vision for the USGS in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Region is a plan to address complex issues that require integrated natural-science information.
The strategic vision describes how the USGS will coordinate existing programs and draw upon the strengths of the entire organization. It provides the framework for long-term coordination and integration of USGS Programs and activities over the next decade (2001-10). The strategic vision describes the role of the USGS in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Region, the coordination of activities within and outside the Bureau and Department of Interior, and interactions between the USGS and its cooperators, partners, and stakeholders in the Region.
|Publication Subtype||USGS Numbered Series|
|Title||Strategic vision for the U. S. Geological Survey in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Region, 2001-2010|
|Series title||Open-File Report|
|Publisher||U.S. Geological Survey|
|Description||iv, 16 p.|
|Country||Canada, United States|
|Other Geospatial||Great Lakes-St. Lawrence region|
|Google Analytic Metrics||Metrics page|