Great Lakes News

2017 Areas of Concern Annual Meeting

Feb 22, 2017 8:05:50 AM
The 2017 Areas of Concern Annual Meeting, presented by the U.S. EPA, will be held March 29-30, 2017, at the Eberhard Conference Center at Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Online registration is now available.

Cool lighthouses of the Great Lakes

Feb 22, 2017 8:05:50 AM
Five lighthouses from each of the Great Lakes are highlighted.

Warm weather forces St. Lawrence River Walleye Association to cancel Northern Pike Challenge for second consecutive year

Feb 22, 2017 8:05:50 AM
In New York, unseasonably warm weather has forced organizers to cancel the Northern Pike Challenge for second consecutive year.

U.S. Steel seeks court action on Minntac permit

Feb 22, 2017 8:05:50 AM
U.S. Steel has filed a claim asking a judge to order the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency to finish work on specific pollution limits before issuing a new permit for the company's taconite operations.

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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.