Great Lakes News

Bartlett to switch to Lake Michigan water in 2019

Dec 9, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Bartlett, Illinois, trustees have chosen to make Lake Michigan the village's water source beginning in 2019, changing from a decades-long arrangement in which half came from Fox River and half from local wells.

Flint water crisis facts

Dec 9, 2016 8:05:50 AM
A look at the fact surrounding the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

Committee hears refined dock project option

Dec 9, 2016 8:05:50 AM
The Two Harbors Safe Harbor Committee met Monday to hear a presentation of the latest design suggestion for the Agate Bay Transient Dock in Two Harbors, Minnesota.

16 years in the making: Water level plan for Lake Ontario, St. Lawrence River approved

Dec 9, 2016 8:05:50 AM
The U.S. and Canada approved a new plan for managing water levels and flows along the St. Lawrence River and eastern Lake Ontario.

A link between the governmental agencies involved in Lake Michigan's health, and the stakeholders who are affected by the health and well-being of our Lake.

From the forum

IJC: Taking A New Approach to Managing the Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River

2012-02-14
IJC proposes new approach to managing levels and flows in the Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence Riverwith the assistance of a Working Group of representatives from Canada, the United States, the provinces of Ontario and Quebec, and the State of New York.

"Protecting the Great Lakes" Symposium

2012-02-14
Symposium presented by the Seventh Circuit Bar Association Foundation and the Field Museum of Natural History.

Grant Specialist Position Open

2012-01-27
Grant Specialist position open at Indiana Lake Michigan Coastal Program.