Voyageurs paddle Great Lakes history to local ports

On Saturday, a group of historical re-enactors will launch their 35-foot fiberglass reproduction of an 18th century birch bark Montreal Canoe into the Black River in Port Huron. From there, they will paddle to the St. Clair River and head south to visit local...

Survey shows lack of knowledge, awareness for Great Lakes

A new survey by the International Joint Commission asked more than 4000 people living around the lakes what they think and how they feel about the Great Lakes. The poll showed that 24% of people did not know the challenges facing the lakes. Read the full story by CBC...

Bryan opposes aquifer proposal

As many Toledo, OH suburbs study the potential of using the Michindoh Aquifer for water, the Bryan City Council held a public meeting to gather information from people who rely on the aquifer for water. After hearing from many concerned citizens, city council passed a...

Why is a local aquarium making the rounds in Chicago?

The Ohio River Valley Sanitation Commission, ORSANCO, uses its traveling aquarium to teach people about aquatic life in the Ohio River. Shedd Aquarium reached out to the group after hearing from Chicagoans who wished they had a similar way to learn about the Great...