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Lake Erie fishing charters reel from stay at home orders, and lake freighters idle due to industry shutdowns.
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The water shutoffs issue highlights the broader problems that communities in poorer or more polluted areas are facing.
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The money is targeted at toxic hotspot cleanups and ballast water treatment research.
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Events around the lakes are being canceled, postponed or put on hold until more information comes out.
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Some Great Lakes cities and states are ahead of the game when it comes to ending water shutoffs during the COVID-19 crisis. Others aren’t.
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In this Q&A, Central Michigan University Professor Don Uzarski talks about how critical healthy wetlands are for the Great Lakes region.
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While field research prep is delayed, the science itself hasn’t stopped as universities and researchers continue to work.
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer campaigned on an aggressive water platform. Now those campaign pledges are being put to the test.
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The One Earth Film Festival kicks off its 9th season in Chicago starting Friday.
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In major lakeside cities around the Great Lakes, there isn’t a clear answer on who handles oversight of industrial storage facilities.