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- Great Lakes Restoration Conference Opening Today in Sandusky, Ohio
Tag Archives: Areas of Concern
January 9th 2015
There is a funding opportunity available through the NOAA Great Lakes Areas of Concern Land Acquisition Grants program. The AOC Land Acquisition Grants program provides federal funding for groups to buy or create conservation easements on AOC land. The deadline … Continue readingComments Off on Funding Opportunity: NOAA AOC Land Acquisition Grant
December 17th 2013
An $8 million project funded by the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative re-established the natural channel of a northern Michigan creek, which for years carried mercury from underground mines to a nearby lake in the Lake Superior watershed. The restoration of … Continue readingComments Off on Project curbs mercury polllution in Lake Superior basin
June 25th 2013
Several news stories about the health of the Great Lakes have been coming out over the past week. The EPA announced $2.2 million in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative funds for cleaning up the St. Louis River estuary in northeastern Minnesota. … Continue readingComments Off on The Health of the Great Lakes in the News
May 17th 2011
A Great Lakes restoration project in Muskegon, Mich., is producing the kind of financial returns that would make stockbrokers envious. The $10 million shoreline restoration project on Muskegon Lake will generate more than $66 million in economic benefits, according to … Continue reading1 Comment
August 5th 2009
People around the Great Lakes might not like their tax dollars heading off to Washington each year, but this year a good portion of those dollars are expected to come back home. The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative would provide at … Continue readingComments Off on Sen. Sherrod Brown promotes Great Lakes initiative in Cleveland