Tag Archives: Great Lakes Congressional Delegation

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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January 12th 2017

Great Lakes Update: Transition from Obama Administration to Trump Administration Begins

With a new Congress in session and the presidential transition only a few days away, Washington, D.C., has seen a flurry of activity over the past several weeks, with significant implications for the future of the Great Lakes and national … Continue reading

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September 23rd 2010

The End of the Beginning Starts in Buffalo

Every turning point in the economic and cultural history of the Cities of Buffalo and Niagara have been defined by water, from their settlement as an integral part of a trade route around Niagara Falls, to the digging of the … Continue reading

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September 15th 2010

Great Lakes Triumphs Provide Background Knowledge to Congress

There are plenty of stories in the Great Lakes region that show how successful restoration efforts have been over the years. Today, a number of people are coming to Washington representing a league of success to show Congress what has … Continue reading

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January 6th 2010

News Reports Accuse MidWest of Hysterical React to Asian Carp

Hysterical? Questionable DNA? Ever seen a 100 plus pound flying fish? Even if scientists didn’t find fish DNA beyond the Electric Barrier in the Chicago Sanitary and Shipping Canal -just miles from the entry to Lake Michigan (which they did)- … Continue reading

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