Great Lakes News

2014 Great Lakes Commission Annual Meeting

Sep 19, 2014 8:05:50 AM
The 2014 Great Lakes Commission Annual Meeting is an opportunity for Great Lakes stakeholders to convene with colleagues and share perspectives on important Great Lakes issues. This year's meeting takes place in Buffalo, N.Y., on Sept. 29-30. Register now!

Work could start this fall on berm through Indiana marsh to block Asian carp from Great Lakes

Sep 19, 2014 8:05:50 AM
Work could start this fall on a nearly two mile-long earthen berm through a northeastern Indiana marsh that's considered a possible pathway for Asian carp to reach the Great Lakes.

Lake Michigan beaches still need volunteers for weekend cleanup

Sep 19, 2014 8:05:50 AM
Volunteers will be combing the beaches of Lake Michigan this weekend, picking up trash along the shore in the annual Adopt-A-Beach event taking place across five states.

Symposium dives into St. Clair River

Sep 19, 2014 8:05:50 AM
More than 100 people attended a symposium in Port Huron, Mich., to discuss the latest research on water quality in the St. Clair River, including on-going rehabilitation efforts and challenges.

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.