The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says nine reservoirs, including Lake Milton and Pymatuning Lake, have been stocked with muskellunge, a popular game fish that can grow to immense sizes. Read the full story by WFMJ-TV – Jamestown, PA.
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‘The fun part starts now’: Leaders plan next steps for Wisconsin Shipwreck Coast along Lake Michigan
Community leaders along Lake Michigan in Wisconsin are celebrating the creation of the Wisconsin Shipwreck Coast National Marine Sanctuary this weekend. Read the full story by Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter.
The Great Lakes Water Authority believes it will take anywhere from “$5 billion to $20 billion” to shore up the regional infrastructure enough to prevent heavy storms from flooding basements in Metro Detroit, officials said. Read the full story by The …
Adapting to climate change: newly formed consortium focuses on climate-driven problems facing Midwestern states
Based at the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment, the Midwest Climate Adaptation Science Center Consortium will research the threats climate change has on natural resources and people in the Midwest. Read and hear the full story by W …
Canada invoked a treaty with the United States and asked a judge Monday to suspend litigation over Michigan’s effort to shut down a Great Lakes oil pipeline. Read the full story by the Associated Press.
Michigan’s Tribal Nations are responding after the Canadian government attempted to use a 1977 pipeline treaty to keep Line 5 open. Read the full story by WWTV-TV – Cadillac, MI.
As a result of the drier than average conditions, water levels on Lake Superior have gone below the seasonal long-term average for the first time since April 2014. Read the full story by Lake Superior News.
A second finding of invasive carp DNA ‘raises the level of concern’ the destructive fish could be in the Milwaukee River
State and federal officials on Tuesday confirmed the second finding of invasive carp DNA in the Milwaukee River. Read the full story by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
The cleanup of the Ashtabula River Area of Concern and removal from the international Great Lakes pollution hotspot list in 2021 are considered major successes that give hope to other communities working to clean up their polluted waterways. Read the f …
A storm-spurred equipment failure Monday at Hamilton’s treatment plant forced the city to dump 353 million litres of untreated and partly treated sewage into Red Hill Creek which flows into Hamilton Harbor. Read the full story by the Hamilton Spectator …
The California oil spill that has contaminated miles of coastline is renewing concerns about the potential of an oil leak from Line 5, which runs under the Straits of Mackinac. Read the full story by WOOD -TV- Grand Rapids, MI.
According to a study published today in the journal Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, there isn’t a widespread upswing of harmful algae blooms in North American lakes. Read the full story by Phys.org.
The donation was part of a larger agreement earlier this year between the Oneida Nation and the city that recognizes tribal sovereignty and cooperation between tribal and city police. Read the full story by the Green Bay Press Gazette.
Advisory council for proposed Lake Ontario National Marine Sanctuary to hold virtual meeting on Oct. 20, 2021
The advisory council for NOAA’s proposed Lake Ontario National Marine Sanctuary will meet virtually from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 20. NOAA will discuss elements of NOAA’s sanctuary proposal and address questions from council members and the public. …
The All Nations Grand River Walk started out in 2018 with the commitment to walk the length of Ontario’s Grand River. Along the journey of the Grand River, the group performed ceremonies for the water which included prayer and singing to the water and …
Montrealers will have access to a new beach in the east of the city as of 2022, Projet Montréal mayoral candidate Valérie Plante announced Sunday. Access to the water is a key plank for Projet Montréal, Plante said, noting that Montrealers now have the …
Buffalo Harbor Kayak company provides a unique tour of where the historic Erie Canal, the Buffalo River and Lake Erie all become one. The tour not only showcases the water, but also provides a history lesson. Read the full story by Spectrum News 1.
Indiana American Water placed its Ogden Dunes treatment facility back in service Sunday, a week after taking it offline because of a discharge from the U.S. Steel Midwest facility. Read the full story by The Times of Northwest Indiana.
Duluth’s moderate climate, access to fresh water, and room to grow are some of the reasons why the city is considered an ideal place to relocate. Read and listen to the full story by Minnesota Public Radio.
Pete Harris, 86, regularly seeks lake trout on Lake Superior, almost always alone and each time deploying the same three-seater 14-foot Starcraft he bought in 1964 to fish for walleyes on inland lakes. Read the full story by the Star Tribune.