Great Lakes News

Buffalo lake effect storm turns deadly as snow keeps falling

Nov 20, 2014 8:05:50 AM
An extreme lake effect storm has dumped as much as 65 inches of snow just south of Buffalo, N.Y., resulting in at least six deaths, and more snow is on the way.

Industrial pollution turning Canadian lakes into �jelly'

Nov 20, 2014 8:05:50 AM
Industrial pollution has given jelly-clad organisms an edge over their calcium-protected competitors, with potential impacts on drinking water systems.

Ohio House passes anti-algae bill limiting manure, fertilizer on farms

Nov 20, 2014 8:05:50 AM
The Ohio House overwhelmingly approved new restrictions on the application of manure and other fertilizers on farmland as one step to reduce harmful algae blooms on Lake Erie.

Experts tell House panel more regulations needed to stop algal blooms

Nov 20, 2014 8:05:50 AM
Unless more is done to prevent pollution in Lake Erie and other sources of drinking water, U.S. consumers will pay more for cleanup in the future, experts told a House panel yesterday.

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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.