News Stories

Emerging Nutrient Crisis Causing Massive New Breakdowns in the Great Lakes

Published: 2011-10-17
NWF to testify today before U.S. Senate Subcommittee on new report as part of federal examination of nation-wide nutrient pollution epidemic

Press Release: Mercury pollution in the Great Lakes Region - Nearly forgotten, but not gone

Published: 2011-10-17
New scientific research has important policy implications

Press Release: Emerging Nutrient Crisis Causing Massive New Breakdowns in the Great Lakes

Published: 2011-10-11
NWF to testify today before U.S. Senate Subcommittee on new report as part of federal examination of nation-wide nutrient pollution epidemic

Press Release: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awards ecosystem restoration contract for NW Indiana

Published: 2011-10-03
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,Chicago District awarded a base construction contract for $867,775 to ENCAP, Inc.

Michigan Tech faculty and students recognized for article in JGLR

Published: 2011-10-03
The International Association for Great Lakes Research has honored five Michigan Technological University faculty members and students.

Central New York Green Infrastructure Symposium: Call for Abstracts

Published: 2011-10-03
Abstracts due October 15, 2011. Abstracts will be accepted for oral presentations held on November 17.

New Zealand Mudsnail removed from list of riskiest invaders

Published: 2011-09-29
GLMRIS High-Risk Species List reduced to 39 with removal of invader

Corps of Engineers releases report on non-cargo locktraffic as an interim product of GLMRIS

Published: 2011-09-29
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers release the Baseline Assessment of Non-Cargo Chicago Area Waterways System (CAWS) Traffic Report

Call for Presentations & Posters: Wisconsin Wetlands Association 17th Annual Conference, Urban Wetlands

Published: 2011-09-29
Wisconsin Wetlands Association will convene members of the regional wetland community for our 17th Annual Wetland Conference in February 2012

Funding Opportunity: The Great Lakes Basin Fish Habitat Partnership

Published: 2011-09-21
The Great Lakes Basin Fish Habitat Partnership (Partnership) received funding from the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative to complete on-the-ground fish habitat projects.

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Love Lake Michigan

2015-03-20
The Lake Michigan Forum has launched a public awareness campaign called Love Lake Michigan.

Call for Abstracts and Poster Presentations

2013-04-26
The 8th biennial State of Lake Michigan and 13th annual Great Lakes Beach Association Conference are now accepting abstracts for consideration.

Great Lakes lawmakers consider statewide bans on pavement sealants

2012-12-12
Legislators in at least three Great Lakes states are proposing statewide bans of certain pavement sealants that have killed aquatic animals and are considered a possible health risk to humans.

Office of the Great Lakes has released the 2012 Michigan Water Conservation and Efficiency Program Review

2012-12-12
The Office of the Great Lakes has released the 2012 Michigan Water Conservation and Efficiency Program Review, which assesses Michigan’s progress in meeting its obligations under the Great Lakes–St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact.

Focus Area 2 Aquatic Pathways Summary Report

2012-09-18
Army Corps releases Focus Area 2 Aquatic Pathways Summary Report, solicits public comment