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New look for Great Lakes Daily News!

Jul 17, 2017 8:05:50 AM
We are excited to announce that beginning on July 18, GLIN Daily News will relauch as Great Lakes Daily News and will feature a new, more modern look and functional design, plus a new web location. If you're already signed up, you'll continue to receive the daily email digest in your inbox. To sign up, click here!

Non-native species slowly spreading throughout province, experts say

Jul 17, 2017 8:05:50 AM
A non-native freshwater jellyfish has been detected in several sites along Lake Erie. It's believe that the species was introduced accidentally through ballast water from Philadelphia.

"The Crib": Restoration begins on historic Lake Michigan lighthouse

Jul 17, 2017 8:05:50 AM
Restoration work including cleaning and weatherproofing has begun on an historic lighthouse in Lake Michigan known as "The Crib". The non-profit group North Manitou Light Keepers plans to restore the structure and offer public tours by July 2021.

Pressure mounts for release of federal report after discovery of Asian carp

Jul 17, 2017 8:05:50 AM
Illinois officials remain on high alert after an Asian carp was caught on the Lake Michigan side of electric barriers in the Calumet River. Searches have discovered no other fish beyond the barriers. Release of an Army Corps of Engineers study with recommendations has been delayed by the federal administration.

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

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

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

Grant Specialist Position Open

Grant Specialist position open at Indiana Lake Michigan Coastal Program.