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Double the amount of spills than reported on Line 5 says Activist Group
- by Gary Wilson

National Wildlife Federation says its Map documents 29 spills and leaks A pipeline activist group continues to put a spotlight on Enbridge Energy’s Line 5 pipeline that traverses Michigan including the Straits of Mackinac, one of the most iconic locations in the Great Lakes state.…

Trump and trade dominate Great Lakes Economic Forum in Detroit
- by Mary Ellen Geist

  One of the moderators for the Great Lakes Economic Forum– Managing Editor for Bloomberg Canada David Scanlan – began his session by thanking Donald Trump for “giving us something to talk about.” Former U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman said, “It has been a bad…

Great Lakes Economic Forum comes to the Detroit / Windsor area for the first time
- by Mary Ellen Geist

Cross Border trade. Bi-national investment. Fears about the loss of funding for environmental protection. Those are just some of the topics you’ll hear about this week as the Great Lakes Economic Forum comes to Detroit and Windsor for the first time, April 24 through the…

Governors Greenlight Waukesha, Wisconsin for Lake Michigan water
- by Gary Wilson

Original 2016 decision allowing city outside Great Lakes Basin to draw water reaffirmed  Great Lakes governors on Thursday reaffirmed their  decision to allow Waukesha, Wisconsin to begin using Lake Michigan for the town’s drinking water needs. In a unanimous vote the Compact Council told the…

Infectious virus causing large fish die-off on Lake St. Clair
- by GLNeditor

A highly infectious fish virus appears to be causing a recent die-off of thousands of fish on Lake St. Clair, Michigan Department of Natural Resources officials said Wednesday. But while deadly to several fish species, the virus poses no risk to humans, even if they…

Is the EPA Office in Chicago – Region 5 – A Potential Target of Trump Budget Cuts?
- by Gary Wilson

After eight years of predictability under the Obama administration, the Trump team has approached Great Lakes policy in its first 100 days with disruption. The type of disturbance that would cause natural disaster planners to ask the “what if” questions. Clean…

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Trump and trade dominate Great Lakes Economic Forum in Detroit

Trump and trade dominate Great Lakes Economic Forum in Detroit

  One of the moderators for the Great Lakes Economic Forum– Managing Editor for Bloomberg Canada David Scanlan – began his session by thanking Donald Trump for “giving us something to talk about.” Former U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman said,…

- by Mary Ellen Geist
Great Lakes Economic Forum comes to the Detroit / Windsor area for the first time

Great Lakes Economic Forum comes to the Detroit / Windsor area for the first time

Cross Border trade. Bi-national investment. Fears about the loss of funding for environmental protection. Those are just some of the topics you’ll hear about this week as the Great Lakes Economic Forum comes to Detroit and Windsor for the first…

- by Mary Ellen Geist

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