Reforestation project completed

Wetlands, tallgrass prairie and trees cover a piece of Enbridge property in St. Clair Township, Ontario completing an eight-year effort by the company and the St. Clair Region Conservation Authority. Read the full story by the Sarnia...

Boaters, go slow for your neighbors

High Great Lakes water levels do have some benefits, such as being good for beach vegetation. However, high water levels can also make beaches more prone to erosion. Read the full story by the Daily...

Town of Ontario lifts boil water advisory

The “boil water advisory” has been lifted in the Town of Ontario, New York after tests revealed no presence of bacteria in the water, according to the town. Read the full story by the Democrat &...

Summer season gets start with lifeguard staffing

The Chicago port authority director isn’t sure how much of a beach there will be at the Hammond Marina. He never is, year to year, because of constantly fluctuating Lake Michigan water levels, but regardless, a lifeguard will be there to ensure swimmer safety. Read...

DNR: Foxconn to create more wetlands than it fills

Foxconn Technology Group will create more wetland acres than it will fill as part of its proposed new facility in Wisconsin. That was among the many project updates given to an audience of at least 80 at the first Foxconn project briefing meeting Monday evening at the...

Report caught fish to DNR

If you fish the Great Lakes and catch a marked and tagged fish, the Michigan Department of Natural resources would like you to report it. Read the full story by WBUP-TV-Martquette,...

Tribes want a seat at the table on CWD management

Representatives of the Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission (GLIFWC) say they’ve been pushing for tighter controls for years to prevent the spread of chronic wasting disease. The commission represents the treaty rights of 11 Ojibwe tribes to hunt, fish, and...