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July 31st 2017

Weekly News Roundup: Toxic Dredged Materials, Line 5 Safety, and More

In case you missed them, here were some of the Great Lakes restoration stories that made news last week:   mLive reports that a bipartisan group of Michigan lawmakers are urging the U.S. Department of Commerce to maintain the size … Continue reading

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March 10th 2017

Weekly News Roundup: The Trump Administration’s Proposed Budget and More

In case you missed the past week in Great Lakes restoration news:   Late last week, the Trump Administration’s initial budget proposal leaked. The proposed budget would cut funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative by 97 percent, from $300 … Continue reading

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April 10th 2015

Weekly News Roundup: Dredging, Pollution Control, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news:   Ohio has sued the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, reports the Columbus Dispatch, claiming that the federal agency should be cover the cost of storing dredged sediment … Continue reading

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April 3rd 2015

Weekly News Roundup: Wildlife Habitat, Dredging, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news: The US Fish and Wildlife Service is awarding over $10 million to the Great Lakes states for wildlife habitat restoration and protection, according to Great Lakes Echo. The … Continue reading

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July 25th 2014

Weekly News Roundup: Lake Pollution, Oil Pipelines, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news… The Associated Press reports that two Enbridge oil pipelines running through the Straits of Mackinac will receive additional support structures. This comes after the oil company acknowledged that … Continue reading

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