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February 11th 2016

Amid Obama Budget Cuts, Coalition Urges Congress to Again Stand up for Great Lakes

ANN ABOR, MICH. (February 11, 2016)—The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is calling on Congress to restore funding to core Great Lakes restoration programs that protect drinking water, keep beaches open, and support the outdoor recreation economy, following the release … Continue reading

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June 19th 2015

Weekly News Roundup: Phosphorus, Invasives, and More

In case you missed the past week in Great Lakes conservation news…   The Detroit Free Press reports on an agreement between Michigan, Ohio, and Ontario phosphorus levels in the western Lake Erie Basin. The agreement calls for a 40% … Continue reading

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May 8th 2015

Weekly News Roundup: Harmful Algal Blooms, Nuclear Waste, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news: The Toledo Blade reports that state regulators and treatment plant operators are unsure how to implement an EPA advisory on microcystins, the toxins produced by harmful algal blooms. … Continue reading

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March 24th 2015

Action Alert: Urge Senators to Support Great Lakes Issues

Members of the Senate Great Lakes Task Force have released four letters to send to appropriators on a variety of important Great Lakes issues. The first letter urges appropriators to provide strong funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI), … Continue reading

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January 16th 2015

Weekly News Roundup: Asian Carp, Farm Bill, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news:   Ohio’s two U.S. senators are asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to cease dumping dredged material into Lake Erie, reports the Toledo Blade. There is bipartisan … Continue reading

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