Great Lakes News

How Niagara Falls freezes ... or does it?

Feb 27, 2015 8:05:50 AM
Niagara Falls, the world's most famous waterfall, apparently frozen in place, but here's a brief explanation of what really happens when the mighty Niagara River appears to form a crystalline cascade.

Drilling off of Ashland lakeshore not for fishing

Feb 27, 2015 8:05:50 AM
Engineers were drilling holes off the shore of Lake Superior in Ashland, Wis. to collect lakebed samples where a permanent breakwater could be installed.

Does Great Lakes ice cover predict West Michigan weather?

Feb 27, 2015 8:05:50 AM
As winter starts to wind down, there is speculation about how the cold lakes will influence weather around the region as we transition into spring and summer.

EPA grants $20 million for Clinton River watershed improvements

Feb 27, 2015 8:05:50 AM
The Environmental Protection Agency has pledged $20 million over the next three years to help get the Clinton River watershed, Mich. off the endangered list.

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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.