Welcome to Great Lakes Now: a regional news and information hub about how we enjoy, study, work on and experience the world’s largest supply of surface freshwater.
The Great Lakes Now monthly television program is produced by Detroit Public TV in partnership with a network of PBS affiliates around the region. Shooting on location in eight states and Canada, the magazine-style show brings viewers stories about the recreational, economic, scientific, political and environmental issues related to the Great Lakes and drinking water.
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In this Q&A, veteran Great Lakes executive Cameron Davis talks about regional efforts, infrastructure, water and climate change.
The Ohio Power Siting Board issued a certificate for the project, subject to 33 conditions the company has to meet to proceed.
A new study on Great Lakes pollution cleanup finds that investing in both prevention and restoration of toxic sites pays off in the long run.
Take a breather from everything else going on in the world and try this lighthearted Great Lakes Now quiz.
Everyone can weigh in on their favorite lake in this fun debate that will inspire at-home learning too.
On Memorial Day weekend, volunteers were sorting through damp artifacts, carrying boxes, ripping up carpets, removing drywall and cleaning to help save waterlogged artifacts.
Great Lakes Energy News Roundup: Ohio wind power in Lake Erie, solar projects stall in Illinois, major Wisconsin coal plant to close
Catch the latest in Great Lakes energy news in Great Lakes Now’s fortnightly headline roundup.
“All the animals notice the lack of the public,” said Eve Barrs, senior aquarist at Shedd.