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New look for Great Lakes Daily News!

Jul 17, 2017 8:05:50 AM
We are excited to announce that beginning on July 18, GLIN Daily News will relauch as Great Lakes Daily News and will feature a new, more modern look and functional design, plus a new web location. If you're already signed up, you'll continue to receive the daily email digest in your inbox. To sign up, click here!

Non-native species slowly spreading throughout province, experts say

Jul 17, 2017 8:05:50 AM
A non-native freshwater jellyfish has been detected in several sites along Lake Erie. It's believe that the species was introduced accidentally through ballast water from Philadelphia.

"The Crib": Restoration begins on historic Lake Michigan lighthouse

Jul 17, 2017 8:05:50 AM
Restoration work including cleaning and weatherproofing has begun on an historic lighthouse in Lake Michigan known as "The Crib". The non-profit group North Manitou Light Keepers plans to restore the structure and offer public tours by July 2021.

Pressure mounts for release of federal report after discovery of Asian carp

Jul 17, 2017 8:05:50 AM
Illinois officials remain on high alert after an Asian carp was caught on the Lake Michigan side of electric barriers in the Calumet River. Searches have discovered no other fish beyond the barriers. Release of an Army Corps of Engineers study with recommendations has been delayed by the federal administration.

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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.