Tag Archives: President’s Budget FY18

July 7th 2017

Weekly News Roundup: Great Lakes Funding, Line 5, and More

Happy 4th of July! With all the barbecues and fireworks this week, you may have missed these Great Lakes restoration stories:   mLive reports that nearly 4,000 miles of Lake Huron shoreline may lose protection following an executive order signed … Continue reading

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March 16th 2017

Trump Budget Eliminates Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, Leaving Fate of Lakes in Hands of U.S. Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 16, 2017)—The Trump Administration’s budget released today eliminates the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, a popular program responsible for cleaning up toxic pollution, restoring wildlife habitat, controlling invasive species and reducing runoff from cities and farms. The cuts … Continue reading

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