- ‘Continue Great Lakes Restoration Initiative,’ Advocates Urge in New Paper
- Great Lakes Update from Washington, D.C.
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- Clinton, Trump Campaigns Commit to Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at Candidate Forum
- Great Lakes Restoration Conference Opening Today in Sandusky, Ohio
Tag Archives: Fishing
November 26th 2013
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded grants throughout the Great Lakes states that will impact the health of fish and the people who eat them, will increase tree cover to filter rainwater and runoff, and will study how algal … Continue readingComments Off on $6.6 Million in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant Funding Awarded
August 20th 2013
The state of Michigan used a $4.5 million grant from the U.S. Forest Service and a $1.5 million private donation to acquire a 3,180-acre parcel of land along Lake Superior that includes more than two miles of shoreline. The project … Continue readingComments Off on Grants preserve large, scenic parcel along Lake Superior
May 16th 2013
Two unique vessels with great names — Flotsam and Jetsam — are patrolling the waters of Cleveland harbor in search of debris. The boats, which were launched last year, are expected to collect up to 800 tons of debris annually … Continue readingComments Off on New boats cruise for trash in Cleveland harbor
September 21st 2012
It’s no secret that the Great Lakes are the backbone of the region’s economy; a new report quantifies a portion of their tremendous economic value. In 2009, 273,410 people were employed in businesses that depend on Great Lakes resources, earning $6.9 … Continue readingComments Off on Great Lakes resources support $14 billion economy
July 5th 2012
Scientists on Thursday said the toxic algae blooms that have plagued Lake Erie for much of the past decade will be mild this summer. This is great news for the health of the lake and the region’s $10 billion tourism … Continue readingComments Off on Good news for Lake Erie: Algae blooms will be mild this summer