Great Lakes News

Pipelines safest alternative, says Sarnia mayor

May 2, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Bradley said Sarnia has been working through the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative to press for more accountability by pipeline operators, but he added the alternative to pipelines is to have more oil moving by rail and ships.

The water's rising

May 2, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Great Lakes are on an upswing after long period of low levels.

Lake County plans 50-mile mountain-biking trail

May 2, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Northern Minnesota mountain bikers might soon have another substantial chunk of backcountry dirt to ride on the North Shore.

EDITORIAL: Clean water fundamental need

May 1, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Continuing surveillance and updated oversight should be high on the city's priority list, as well as that of every other local community with municipal water systems.

A peer-to-peer network offering strategies and tactics for improving lake quality.

From the academy

Lake Michigan Forum & Watershed Academy Meeting - October 28, 2015

This meeting will be an opportunity to learn about the activities of these groups and future plans for public engagement and outreach in the Lake Michigan basin. Join this conversation as a participant and find out how you can plug in from your community.

Lake Michigan Water Trail Final Report and Maps

Development of the 450-mile Lake Michigan Water Trail inventory now complete; maps and reports available.

Series of Workshops Focus on Building Climate Planning Capacity in Great Lakes Region

Next workshop will be held in Green Bay, Wisconsin at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on September 13, 2011.