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Preserving Traditions with Wild Rice
- by Mary Ellen Geist

From Bureau Chief Mary Ellen Geist: This video (below) is  the first of many features gleaned from Detroit Public Television’s Great Lakes Bureau’s series…

Ethanol group, Wisconsin researchers spar on climate study “Wake up call” or “regurgitated study?”
- by Gary Wilson

An ethanol trade group took issue last week with University of Wisconsin researchers and the…

Eating the Great Lakes; The Decolonizing Diet Project
- by Mary Ellen Geist

If you’re a nature lover, and you take a walk in the woods or near the shore, you probably enjoy identifying the flora and fauna…

Oil transport “not on people’s radar the way it could be”
- by Gary Wilson

Great Lakes scientist says more scrutiny is needed A leading Great Lakes scientist has put a spotlight on…

Lake Michigan scientists grapple with sewage, legacy toxins and algae
- by Gary Wilson

Green Bay, Wis. was top of mind for the Lake Michigan scientific community Tuesday as scientists hit town to discuss the…

Can regional cooperation replace water wars in Wisconsin?
- by Gary Wilson

Milwaukee, Waukesha agree on landmark Lake Michigan supply deal The mayors of Waukesha, Wisconsin and Milwaukee announced last week that the cities had reached agreement for Milwaukee to supply Lake Michigan water to its suburban neighbor. The mayors said the deal could lead to broader…

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What’s your water story? The IJC’s Great Lakes Watermark Project
- by Mary Ellen Geist

Making an emotional connection with the Great Lakes The International Joint Commission (IJC) is charged with preventing and resolving disputes between the U.S. and Canada…

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