Great Lakes News

onsumers in negotiations with B.C. Cobb bidder, expects final deal within months

Sep 30, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Consumers Energy is in negotiations with a single bidder to sell the B.C. Cobb Electrical Generation plant on Muskegon Lake.

ArcelorMittal steel mill fears "catastrophic harm" if U.S. Army Corps of Engineers fails to dredge Cuyahoga River shipping channel

Sep 30, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Representatives from the ArcelorMittal company said this week that the steel mill will suffer "catastrophic harm" if a federal judge doesn't immediately order the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to dredge the Cuyahoga River shipping channel.

Cleveland Metroparks to replace Euclid Beach pier

Sep 30, 2016 8:05:50 AM
A new pier is the latest upgrade that the Cleveland Metroparks have planned for Euclid Beach.

Scientists hope to track sea lampreys by their DNA

Sep 30, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Managers are always looking for new ways to control the sea lampreys and keep tabs on where they are in the Great Lakes system. Now, scientists are testing the idea of using environmental DNA - or eDNA - to track the blood suckers

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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.