Former EPA Chief discusses Trump & Clean Water Rules

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“Stormwater is one of the biggest water quality issues facing Michigan”

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Great Lakes Restoration Conference
- by GLN Editor

Bureau Chief Mary Ellen Geist will be filing live reports and interviews on Facebook Live from the 13th Annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference in Buffalo, New York.  More than 300 Great Lakes advocates will be in Buffalo to discuss cutting edge issues in more than 25…

Planes, drone monitor harmful algae in Lake Erie
- by Great Lakes Today

By Elizabeth Miller from Great Lakes Today Algae blooms continue to color western Lake Erie a deep green. Now researchers and scientists want to know more about toxins produced by the algae — and they’re getting help from some unlikely sources. Thirty thousand feet up in…

“Stormwater is one of the biggest water quality issues facing Michigan”
- by Mary Ellen Geist

The 2017 Regional Stormwater Summit Did you know that Michigan’s Oakland County has more lakes than any county in the entire state? Oakland County Water Resource Commissioner Jim Nash says more than 1200 lakes dot the region northwest of Detroit.  And that fact, along with…

Ditching Obama’s Climate Change Initiative: What does it mean for the Great Lakes?
- by Gary Wilson

“Wrong decision” says Great Lakes mayor; Poor urban dwellers at increased risk says former Obama EPA exec The Trump administration took the first steps on Tuesday to get rid of the Clean Power Plan, the center piece of President Barack Obama’s climate change initiative. In…

The man who holds the key to the future of the Line 5 pipeline
- by Mary Ellen Geist

An interview with director of the Great Lakes Research Center, Dr. Guy Meadows (Note from DPTV’s Great Lakes Bureau Chief Mary Ellen Geist: On September 18th, 2017, Michigan’s Pipeline Safety Advisory Board voted…

E.P.A. Announces Repeal of Major Obama-Era Carbon Emissions Rule
- by GLNeditor

This story was originally published in the New York Times On Tuesday Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt announced the agencies intention to sign a measure to repeal President Barack Obama’s policy to curb greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. At a Monday event in eastern…

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Former EPA Chief discusses Trump & Clean Water Rules
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The Trump administration has started the process of rolling back President Obama’s administrative rules that protect the environment – among them the Clean Water Rule…

E.P.A. Announces Repeal of Major Obama-Era Carbon Emissions Rule
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E.P.A. Announces Repeal of Major Obama-Era Carbon Emissions Rule
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This story was originally published in the New York Times On Tuesday Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt announced the agencies intention to sign a measure…

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