Group to test solutions for Lake Erie algal blooms

A group assembled to reduce agriculture runoff into Lake Erie has received a grant of $200,000 from the Canadian Agricultural Partnership to test technologies that may possibly remove phosphorus from the runoff. Read the full story by the Windsor...

Climate change causing huge rainstorms

After yet another summer of dangerous and destructive flooding, Wisconsin residents seem more ready than ever to discuss how climate change is affecting the state. Read the full story by Urban...

Invasive reed poses challenge to habitat project

A proposed $1.6 million project to rehabilitate St. Johns Marsh in Clay Township, Michigan, has been stalled because of permitting problems. The proposal includes use of an herbicide to control invasive Phragmites, which has many residents concerned. Read the full...

FEMA brings preliminary floodplain maps to Lucas County

In Ohio, dozens of people attended an informational meeting Thursday to find out more about FEMA’s recently completed preliminary Flood Insurance Study and its preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps. The projects are part of an ongoing effort to modernize FEMA’s...