Great Lakes News

Stockbridge HS invention to monitor Great Lakes pest

May 27, 2016 8:05:50 AM
In Michigan, a team of Stockbridge High School students has spent the past year designing an underwater camera to keep tabs on the state's fight against invasive sea lampreys. Next week their invention will get its first real test.

Land donation to Indiana Dunes, National Lakeshore celebrated

May 27, 2016 8:05:50 AM
An array of officials from NIPSCO, the National Park Trust and the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore came together to celebrate the dedication of 37 acres of land in two parcels.

Rare plovers incubating eggs at Sauble Beach

May 27, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Two pairs of piping plovers are now incubating clutches of eggs at Sauble Beach, in Ontario, while another pair of the endangered shorebirds have begun to mate.

University of Windsor invasive species research centre closes

May 27, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Another national research group based at the University of Windsor is closing because it's run out of federal funding. The Canadian Aquatic Invasive Species Network will wind down soon.

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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.