Great Lakes News

GLIN October Site of the Month

Oct 1, 2014 8:05:50 AM
The GLIN October Site of the Month is the newly redesigned Council of Great Lakes Governors website. The Council of Great Lakes Governors is a non-partisan partnership of governors from the eight Great Lakes States. For more than 30 years, the Council's mission has been to encourage and facilitate environmentally responsible economic growth. Check out their new site today!

St. Clair River sewage spills a continuing problem

Oct 1, 2014 8:05:50 AM
The City of Sarnia has spent millions of dollars to prevent raw sewage from spilling into the St. Clair River, but it still remains a problem for some downriver communities, especially after a heavy rain.

Researcher warns of looming �catastrophe' for St. Lawrence belugas

Oct 1, 2014 8:05:50 AM
A researcher monitoring belugas in the St. Lawrence estuary is warning of a looming "catastrophe" after another difficult calving season for the endangered whale.

Rep. Matt Lundy proposes plan to promote Lake Erie shoreline

Oct 1, 2014 8:05:50 AM
Apart from creating a land use plan, Lundy said Lakefront Lorain County would work to grow economic activity through restaurants, recreational, and retail opportunities near the shoreline.

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.