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LATEST DAILY NEWS
It’s looking more and more like, for the first time in four years, the popular Apostle Island Ice Caves on Lake Superior will not open due to the warm weather. Read the full story by KQDS-TV – Bayfield, WI.
A new book traces the history of Lake Superior and some of the indignities it’s suffered at the hands of humans. Read the full story by Michigan Radio.
In western New York, near the shore of Lake Erie, a brewery uses a byproduct of brewing to feed fishes in a land-based aquaculture system. Read the full story by WBFO – Buffalo, NY.
In recent decades, commercial traffic has waned on the Erie Canal, and while the recreational use and tourism have seen growth, running the canal system remains expensive. So much a part of New York’s past success, it can still be a vital part of that infrastructure but the challenge will be a vision for the future as bold as the one that shaped its past. Read the full story ve the Times Union.
In January, Ontario’s ministry of natural resources and the Michipicoten First Nation teamed up to capture nine caribous on Michipicoten and transfer them to the Slate Islands. But the Slate Islands are close to the mainland, within the reach of wolves so last week, the First Nation called for another mission to bring extra caribou to the more remote, and properly named Caribou Island as a backup. Read the full story by the National Post.