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“Poisonous Ponds: Tackling Toxic Coal Ash” featured on One Detroit program-
Just how big of a threat is coal ash to drinking water in Michigan? GLN Host Ward Detwiler interviews journalist Kari Lydersen to find out.00
Poisonous Ponds: Tackling Toxic Coal Ash – Episode 2208-
How coal ash is threatening Lake Michigan, ideas for beneficial coal ash reuse and The Catch.
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The Catch: 1,400-year-old trees on Michigan cliffs-
Despite the modest size of the trees, they had been growing out of the cliffs for more than a thousand years, making them some of the oldest trees in eastern North America.
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The Catch: Tracking bird migration at Toronto’s accidental wilderness-
Conservation scientists at Toronto’s Tommy Thompson Park are studying and banding bird species who pass through during yearly migration.
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The Catch: Whitefish recruitment-
Lake whitefish, a native species in the Great Lakes, is experiencing what is known in the world of fisheries biology as a “recruitment problem.”
Salamanders, Shipping and Shorelines – Episode 2207-
Saving salamanders, how Great Lakes ports fit into global shipping and The Catch.
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The Catch: Lake Erie birding-
The new Great Lake Erie Birding Trail, with its mobile app, includes some 40 birding hot spots from Detroit to the Lake Erie islands and beyond.
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The Catch: Pollution problems … and solutions-
Broadcasting in our monthly PBS television program, The Catch is a Great Lakes Now series that brings you more news about…
Episode 2206 Lesson Plans: The Great Lakes “Vampire”-
Lessons and activities based on the monthly Great Lakes Now program.
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The Catch: Shoreline shipwrecks-
There are thousands of shipwrecks in the Great Lakes, but you don’t need scuba gear to see all of them.