Ceci Weibert – Program Specialist

Staff Directory Ceci is a program specialist for the GLC’s aquatic invasive species program. In this role, she supports the regional coordination efforts of the Great Lakes Panel on Aquatic Nuisance Species and the Invasive Mussel Collaborative as well as...

5 groups win grants to monitor lake, river conditions

Great Lakes Daily News Five organizations have been awarded grants to monitor water quality in Michigan lakes and rivers. The state Department of Environmental Quality and the Great Lakes Commission divided $51,000 among the groups under the Michigan Clean Water Corps...

Pet fish pose potential lake problems

Great Lakes Daily News From thousands of goldfish to varieties of carp, the Great Lakes are full of invasive and non-invasive species — especially those apparently put there by pet owners who think there is no harm in freeing them into the state’s streams, rivers or...

Good news for flooded towns: Lake Ontario near peak

Great Lakes Daily News Finally, some good news for towns that been flooded for weeks by high waters in Lake Ontario. The lake-wide average water level has remained at 75.85 m for two days in a row, says the International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River Board, which...

Most feared Asian carp could feast on Lake Michigan

Great Lakes Daily News A federal study says the most feared types of Asian carp would find plenty of food if they reached Lake Michigan. Asian carp consume up to 20 percent of their bodyweight per day in plankton and can grow to over 100 pounds.  Read the full story...