Great Lakes News

Stockbridge HS invention to monitor Great Lakes pest

May 27, 2016 8:05:50 AM
In Michigan, a team of Stockbridge High School students has spent the past year designing an underwater camera to keep tabs on the state's fight against invasive sea lampreys. Next week their invention will get its first real test.

Land donation to Indiana Dunes, National Lakeshore celebrated

May 27, 2016 8:05:50 AM
An array of officials from NIPSCO, the National Park Trust and the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore came together to celebrate the dedication of 37 acres of land in two parcels.

Rare plovers incubating eggs at Sauble Beach

May 27, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Two pairs of piping plovers are now incubating clutches of eggs at Sauble Beach, in Ontario, while another pair of the endangered shorebirds have begun to mate.

University of Windsor invasive species research centre closes

May 27, 2016 8:05:50 AM
The Canadian Aquatic Invasive Species, based at the University of Windsor, is closing because it's run out of federal funding.

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From the academy

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

2015-10-07
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

2012-01-03
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

2011-09-12
Next workshop will be held in Green Bay, Wisconsin at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on September 13, 2011.