Great Lakes News

TransCanada formally applies to NEB for Energy East pipeline approval

Oct 30, 2014 8:05:50 AM
TransCanada has officially filed for government approval for the $12 billion Energy East pipeline project with the National Energy Board.

St. Lawrence Seaway faces possible strike

Oct 30, 2014 8:05:50 AM
Traffic on the St. Lawrence Seaway, which includes the Welland Canal, could halt on Friday afternoon, if a union follows through on a threat to strike.

Work to begin in January at Sarnia water plant

Oct 30, 2014 8:05:50 AM
Once winter weather starts discouraging visitors to the St. Clair River walkway near the Lambton Area Water System (LAWSS), OPntario, a construction crew is expected to move in to begin work on a $600,000 shoreline protection project.

Critic questions artificial spawning reefs in river

Oct 30, 2014 8:05:50 AM
A recent report from the U.S. Geological Survey and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service about the Fighting Island reef project in the Detroit River, Mich., shows the reef is producing lake sturgeon eggs and larvae.

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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.