Harmful blue-green algae blooms are becoming more common not just in Lake Erie, but also in Michigan’s inland lakes. Read the full story by Michigan Radio.
Michigan is among six Great Lake states that have joined California in an environmental legal battle with the Trump administration for revoking that state’s power to set auto emission standards. Read the full story by Sentinel Standard.
New Democratic candidates convened in LaSalle, Ontario, on the shore of the Detroit River Friday to call for the creation of a Great Lakes Minister dedicated to protect and preserve the “precious resource.” Read the full story by Windsor Star.
Findings made public Friday by Wisconsin state officials suggest that PFAS are making their way from Mitchell Airport to Lake Michigan, the source of drinking water for nearly 900,000 residents in metropolitan Milwaukee. Read the full story by Journal Sentinel.
Rangers with the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Michigan, are spreading a health and safety message after more than two dozen loons were found dead on a Leelanau County beach. Read the full story by Up North Live.
More than 1,000 acres of the Indiana Dunes National Park will soon be going up in flames during prescribed fires this fall. Read the full story by The Associated Press.
International water regulators overseeing Lake Ontario want to know how the recent record-high water levels in the Great Lake have impacted homeowners along the shoreline. Read the full story by Oswego County News.
Record-high water levels in the Great Lakes and in connected bays and rivers caused many Michigan beaches and shorelines to disappear during the summer, including 37 state parks. Read the full story by The Detroit News.
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is looking for feedback on proposed fishing regulation changes for New York’s Great Lakes. Read the full story by WGRZ-TV – Buffalo.
A young entrepreneur is looking to draw attention to the waste in Lake Michigan and has turned collecting beach trash into a thriving clothing business. Now, he needs the Muskegon community to help protect the Great Lakes. Read the full story by WZZM – Grand...