Great Lakes News

NYSG Coastlines

Dec 19, 2014 8:05:50 AM
New York Sea Grant's latest edition of Coastlines, the program's flagship e-newsletter, is now available. Topics in this double issue include efforts related to stewardship, severe storms and climate change, as well as spotlights on research, harmful algal blooms and aquatic invasive species.

Invasive snails killing Great Lakes birds

Dec 18, 2014 8:05:50 AM
An invasive snail species carrying parasites is killing some aquatic birds in the region, and spreading fast.

Black River Walk gets $45,000 grant

Dec 18, 2014 8:05:50 AM
The Black River Walk in Port Huron, Mich., received a $45,000 grant to create a unique riverfront destination.

Apostle Islands National Lakeshore adds fee for ice-cave visits

Dec 18, 2014 8:05:50 AM
A trek on frozen Lake Superior to see the famous ice caves of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore now will cost you five dollars.

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

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