WATER—the thing that we take for granted become a commodity for more than 400,000 people in northwestern Ohio and southeastern Michigan over the weekend as they were told not to drink, cook or bathe in the water flowing from their tap. The reason? An algae bloom crisis in Lake Erie, which affected the city and […]
Great Lakes Now Connect has produced a 30 minute special Great Lakes Now Connect: Food Supply that will air Thursday, August 7th at 8:30pm on Detroit Public Television WTVS Channel 56. As the summer’s harvest floods into farmers markets around the Great Lakes basin, this special will take an in-depth look at the linkage between […]
From the algae bloom crisis in Toledo, to food supply in the Great Lakes basin, to exploring the ‘wild places’ of Michigan, get all the information you need at Great Lakes Now. More Algae Crisis in the Great Lakes In addition to watching online, you can watch the broadcast on Detroit Public TV’s WORLD Channel […]
More than 100 people die annually in the United States from drowning in rip currents, according to the United States Lifesaving Association, and in the past 12 years, 138 of these deaths occurred on the Great Lakes. As part of a multipronged public outreach project, Michigan Sea Grant, in collaboration with the National Weather Service, […]
Detroit Public Television and The Nature Conservancy presented, “Great Lakes Now Connect: Migratory Birds.” Watch it now or download the program from iTunes.
Great Lakes Week 2013
Great Lakes Weeks encompasses conferences hosted by the International Joint Commission, the EPA, the U.S. Areas of Concern Program, the Great Lakes Commission, The Healing Our Waters® – Great Lakes Coalition (representing 120 organizations) and Environment Canada, as well as the Council of Great Lakes Industries, the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Cities Initiative and the newly […]
Christy McDonald interviews experts at the Great Lakes Now desk. Scroll through the player below to view the available interviews. You can also download the videos from iTunes.
Highlights from the coverage during Great Lakes Week 2013. Segments produced by award winning producer, Ed Moore from Detroit Public Television. You can also download the videos from iTunes. Closed Captions
Christy McDonald hosts the evening recap of the day’s events during Great Lakes Week 2013. As soon as the programs are available On Demand, they will be available within this player.
Detroit Public TV brought you LIVE coverage of Great Lakes Week 2013 from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Take a look at the Broadcast Schedule for videos Available On Demand >