Students exploring the water in the Great Salt Lake Website

Researchers at the Great Salt Lake

"Our partnership with the Great Salt Lake Institute and Westminster College provides a wonderful opportunity to encourage our young students to pursue career paths in science, technology and engineering areas. This aligns with the Governor's commitment to support the creation of a workforce for Utah that can continue to build a dynamic life science and technology industry for the State."

Tamara Goetz
State Science Advisor
Governor's Office of Economic Development

Shore birds at the Great Salt Lake

"The collective talent we have in the Great Salt Lake community holds the promise of good things for the lake. The Great Salt Lake Institute will provide a heartland of resources and inspiration that will help extend the reach of awareness and appreciation about our hemispherically important neighbor."

Lynn de Freitas, President, Friends of Great Salt Lake