Great Lakes News

Study: Role of inland fisheries often under-reported, undervalued

Apr 29, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Inland fisheries and aquaculture account for more than 40 percent of the world's reported fish production but their harvest is frequently under-reported and ignored in the Great Lakes region and elsewhere, a new study says.

DNR to stock chinook again at Gills Rock

Apr 29, 2016 8:05:50 AM
In Wisconsin, a group of dedicated Gills Rock anglers and charter captains will again babysit a large group of six-month-old Chinook salmon for two weeks.

Piping plovers return to Sauble Beach

Apr 29, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Piping plovers are back at Sauble Beach, Ont. Four of the endangered shorebirds have been spotted this week so far on the Lake Huron shoreline in the South Bruce Peninsula community, according to the local Plover Lovers group.

PCA commissioner pumps Duluth water projects

Apr 29, 2016 8:05:50 AM
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton dispatched his top pollution regulator to Duluth to help raise support for more state spending on water quality projects.

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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.