Great Lakes News

Michigan AG: Great Lakes net-pen fish farming not allowed

Jan 20, 2017 8:05:50 AM
The attorney general of Michigan says state law doesn't allow for net-pen aquaculture in the Great Lakes.

The battle over the Norisle: lawsuit filed over future of historic ferry

Jan 20, 2017 8:05:50 AM
In Ontario, the fight over whether a historic Manitoulin Islands steamship will sail again or be intentionally sunk is expected to be settled in a courtroom.

Lake Superior sea caves opening is looking ´┐Żless likely'

Jan 20, 2017 8:05:50 AM
Wisconsin's popular, ice-coated Apostle Islands sea caves won't be opening anytime in the near future, Apostle Islands National Lakeshore officials say.

Why Toronto should become more climate change resilient

Jan 20, 2017 8:05:50 AM
A look at how extreme weather in Toronto, Ontario, has an impact on the health of species and habitats, the city's infrastructure and watersheds.

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

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.