Great Lakes News

Environmental groups sue to stop shipments of Canadian liquid radioactive waste to U.S.

Aug 26, 2016 8:05:50 AM
The U.S. Department of Energy and the National Nuclear Security Administration are getting ready to accept as many as 150 truckloads of liquid radioactive waste at their Savannah River Site in South Carolina from Chalk River, Ontario.

New wave of state trails to include waterways

Aug 26, 2016 8:05:50 AM
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is developing a policy to include Michigan water trails in the state's trails program.

2 Detroit area beaches closed over E. coli

Aug 26, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Two beaches in the Huron Clinton Metroparks system near Detroit, Mich., were closed Thursday because of elevated E. coli levels, park officials said.

Progress unveiled on new Champlain Bridge

Aug 26, 2016 8:05:50 AM
In Qu├Ębec, Montrealers got a preview of what will be one of the largest infrastructure projects in North America, as TV cameras were given a tour of the St. Lawrence River site that will be home to the new Champlain Bridge.

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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.