Great Lakes News

E.P.A. moves to rescind contested water pollution regulation

Jun 28, 2017 8:05:50 AM
The Trump administration on Tuesday took a major legal step toward repealing a bitterly contested Obama-era regulation designed to limit pollution in about 60 percent of the nation's bodies of water.

EDITORIAL: Protect the Great Lakes from invasive carp and spending cuts

Jun 28, 2017 8:05:50 AM
We should learn a lesson from the Asian carp found on the wrong side of electric barriers designed to keep the invasive species out of the Great Lakes: this is an emergency, one we should be paying close attention to.

�Canada's 150 Most Famous Great Lakes Shipwrecks' book on sale now

Jun 28, 2017 8:05:50 AM
'Canada's 150 Most Famous Great Lakes Shipwrecks', a book highlighting shipwrecks around the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River, is being released to celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial year.

New record explores Great Lakes region's history, natural beauty

Jun 28, 2017 8:05:50 AM
What do you get when you combine Great Lakes history, folk music and Michigan musicians? A new album dedicated to the Great Lakes region.

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.