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March 19th 2015

NOAA Report Highlights Changes in Great Lakes Region Land Use

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released a report on land cover change in the Great Lakes region. The report analyzes trends in land use change between 1996 and 2010 and the results underscore the need for programs like … Continue reading

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May 28th 2008

New Report: Congress Must Deal with Global Warming—Great Lakes Impact

ANN ARBOR, MI (May 28, 2008)—The Great Lakes can lessen the impact of global warming or become global warming’s victim—it all depends on Congress, according to a new report from the Healing Our Waters®-Great Lakes Coalition. The authors urged Congress … Continue reading

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September 5th 2007

$50 Billion in Economic Benefit Hinge on Restoration of Great Lakes

Cost to restore and protect the Great Lakes: $26 Billion. Cost of creating sustainable economic growth and reviving the industrial heartland of America: Priceless. It has been called the Rust Belt since the early ‘70s when the once thriving Great … Continue reading

September 5th 2007

New Report: Restoring Great Lakes Would Bring Region $50 Billion in Economic Gain

Clean-up Would Also Lead to $30-$50 Billion in Short-term Economic Activity ‘The Great Lakes economy depends on the health of the Great Lakes’ Chicago, IL (Sept. 5, 2007)—As political, business and advocacy leaders convene in Chicago to discuss the increasing … Continue reading