Cruising the Great Lakes

The Cruise the Great Lakes Initiative seeks to bring more cruise ships to the Great Lakes and bring more ships to more ports. A cruise ship will stop in Traverse City, Michigan twice over the fall, giving local residents a short but rewarding view of the vessel. ...

Butts still fouling Lake Huron beaches

Lake Huron Centre for Coastal Conservation’s fall beach clean-up in Goderich, Ontario hauled in about 45 pounds of garbage, including over two thousand cigarette butts. Read the full story by Blackburn...

Isle Royale wolf relocation underway

A mission to rebuild the depleted wolf population at Isle Royale National Park is getting underway in Michigan and Minnesota, as specialists prepare to trap six to eight of the predators on the mainland and fly them to the Lake Superior archipelago, officials said....