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Latest Daily News
The most comprehensive assessment of climate impact on the Great Lakes region to date found that the region has warmed more compared to the rest of the U.S., and predicts increased flooding, algal blooms, and coastal erosion by the end of this century. Read the full story by the Duluth News Tribune.
The Soo Locks open at midnight on Monday, signaling the start of shipping season on the Great Lakes. Read the full story by the Duluth News Tribune.
The chief of the U.S. EPA Great Lakes National Program Office visited the Black River Area of Concern in Ohio to share how environmental restoration efforts benefit local communities. Read the full story by The Morning Journal.
A new report highlighting the impending impacts of climate change to the Great Lakes includes recommendations for how cities and local governments can mitigate climate impacts. Read the full story by Indiana Public Media.
EDITORIAL: Gov. Mike DeWine wants to keep Lake Erie a jewel. Good. But more than just an H2O fund is needed
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine’s $900 million fund for Lake Erie must also include efforts to reduce pollution originating from the Maumee river watershed and address the political interests impeding this work. Read the full story by The Plain Dealer.