New challenge in fighting sea lampreys: warmer waters

New research indicates that warmer waters in Great Lakes tributaries reduce the effectiveness of sea lamprey removal treatment techniques. The findings suggest greater use of treatment chemicals will be necessary, making control of sea lamprey costlier. Read the full...

Enbridge reapplies for Line 3 water permit

Following an initial denial by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, Enbridge Energy resubmitted a permit application for plans to build a new Line 3 oil pipeline that would bring oil from Alberta to a terminal in Superior, Wisconsin. Read the full story by the...

NYS expands lawsuit over Lake Ontario flooding

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York State Attorney General Letitia James have announced an expanded lawsuit against the International Joint Commission, for “failing to implement its flood protocol for the Moses-Saunders Power Dam.” That is the dam that can be used to help...