Great Lakes News

Bartlett to switch to Lake Michigan water in 2019

Dec 9, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Bartlett, Illinois, trustees have chosen to make Lake Michigan the village's water source beginning in 2019, changing from a decades-long arrangement in which half came from Fox River and half from local wells.

Flint water crisis facts

Dec 9, 2016 8:05:50 AM
A look at the fact surrounding the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

Committee hears refined dock project option

Dec 9, 2016 8:05:50 AM
The Two Harbors Safe Harbor Committee met Monday to hear a presentation of the latest design suggestion for the Agate Bay Transient Dock in Two Harbors, Minnesota.

16 years in the making: Water level plan for Lake Ontario, St. Lawrence River approved

Dec 9, 2016 8:05:50 AM
The U.S. and Canada approved a new plan for managing water levels and flows along the St. Lawrence River and eastern Lake Ontario.

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.