Great Lakes News

Captain John's ship towed from Toronto harbour

May 29, 2015 8:05:50 AM
The dilapidated ship that once held Toronto's iconic restaurant Captain John's has been towed from the harbour in its final voyage to a port on Lake Erie.

North Shore story: Duo unearth region's natural history

May 29, 2015 8:05:50 AM
In 1998, when a pair of writers started work on a natural history of what they call "Minnesota's Superior Coast," they figured on a modest-sized project with maybe 16 illustrations that would take a few years to reach fruition.

A �first class facility'

May 29, 2015 8:05:50 AM
The Trent Port Marina in Quinte West, Ont., is already a first-class facility. The final breakwalls and slips will be installed in the coming weeks, while the showpiece marina building should be completed by the end of June.

County to try a new tack with Belle Harbor Marina

May 29, 2015 8:05:50 AM
Racine County, Wis., intends to take a new approach to coaxing a developer to Belle Harbor Marina by enlisting the services of a commercial real-estate broker.

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From the academy

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.

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

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