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

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.