830,000 gallons of sewage released into Grand River

In Michigan, a power outage to part of the Grand Haven-area sewage treatment system led to a no-body-contact advisory for a portion of the Grand River, as 830,000 gallons of sanitary sewage was released into the river. Read the full story by the Grand Haven...

Lake Superior loses ground in water clarity

In a startling turnabout, Lake Superior has lost its championship title as the clearest of the Great Lakes. Lake Huron — now in 1st place — and Lake Michigan in the 2nd spot have bumped Lake Superior down to 3rd place.  Read the full story by Great Lakes...

Dam those blood-sucking sea lampreys

The upcoming renovation of Denny’s Dam near Southampton, Ontario, is “very critical” to controlling the population of fish-destroying sea lampreys, according to the Great Lakes Fishery Commission, and will prevent the need to spend significant dollars on...