Great Lakes News

Lorain's derelict �ghost ship' sits in legal limbo

Apr 20, 2015 8:05:50 AM
Lorain is home to its very own "ghost ship" -- a 90-foot vessel that mysteriously showed up on the Black River in the early 2000s having run aground underneath the Lofton Henderson Memorial Bridge. It has sat there derelict ever since.

Lake Erie Congress members ask NASA to fund algal bloom warning system

Apr 20, 2015 8:05:50 AM
Ohio Congress members whose districts abut Lake Erie want the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to keep funding a new satellite-based system to track algal blooms that can contaminate drinking water.

Lake Michigan fishermen's favorite, yellow perch, is in decline

Apr 20, 2015 8:05:50 AM
As the fisheries managers at the departments of natural resources for those states bordering Lake Michigan research the state of its yellow perch population, new data has been compiled and it's jaw-dropping serious.

A few minutes with ... a man who found a shipwreck

Apr 20, 2015 8:05:50 AM
Mark Lindsay was on one of his weekend photo hikes along the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore when he came across the hulking skeletal remains of the Jennie and Annie, a schooner that sunk in the perilous Manitou Passage in 1872.

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

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.