Scientists have been implanting Great Lakes fish with transmitters and, like the GPS on a car, have been tracking fish movement through a network of receivers placed at the bottom of the lakes.


GLATOS is a network of researchers who work collaboratively using acoustic telemetry to:


  • Welcome Dr. Chris Vandergoot as the new GLATOS Director! View Press Release here.
  • Press Release-February 19, 2019- In a joint effort, FishUSA®, America’s Tackle Shop®, and the American Fishing Tackle Company (AFTCO) are collaborating to give back to the fishing communities of the Great Lakes region by supporting the Great Lakes Acoustic Telemetry Observation System (GLATOS). View Press Release here.