Great Lakes News

Muskegon water safety: Here is some advice to stay safe around Lake Michigan jetties this time of year

Nov 21, 2014 8:05:50 AM
Here are a few tips to be swept away by the beauty of Lake Michigan and not by the waves that crash on area jetties.

Feds probe Great Lakes commercial fishing

Nov 21, 2014 8:05:50 AM
two-year federal undercover operation into illegal fishing on Lake Superior has resulted in a series of recent raids, involving three northern Michigan fish markets and their fishing operations.

�Words for Water' provides a unique forum

Nov 21, 2014 8:05:50 AM
Mary Dougherty, is building a collective narrative about Lake Superior through her Words for Water project.

State and federal authorities settle with Lima over sewage spills

Nov 21, 2014 8:05:50 AM
The expansion and modernization of Toledo's sewerage system is the largest project of its kind in northwest Ohio, but it's not the only major sewerage project being phased in over several years to reduce algae and improve western Lake Erie water quality.

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

From the academy

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.

New Great Lakes Seaway Trail Sustainable Byway Planning Webinars Preview in Niagara Falls September 16 (Press Release)

2011-09-12
Great Lakes Seaway Trail will preview its new Seaway Trail Sustainable Byway Planning Webinars on Sept 16, 2011