Utah Division of
Forestry, Fire & State Lands

Utah Department of Natural Resources

Great Salt Lake Technical Team

Mission

GSL Satellite photo

To provide guidance and recommendations in the monitoring, management and research efforts of the Great Salt Lake ecosystem and to provide a forum for the interchange of information on ideas, projects and programs that affect the activities and natural systems of the Great Salt Lake.

Authority

Statute: Utah Code Annotated 65A-10-8(11)

Requirements of the Great Salt Lake Technical Team (from the GSL Comprehensive Management Plan)

  1. Coordinate and provide oversight of data gathering activities.
  2. Ensure collected data is analyzed and shared with all research and monitoring participants.
  3. Make data available to the public.
  4. Meet at least twice annually.
  5. Be self-governing.

 Great Salt Lake Research Grants