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Policy Expert Q&A: Keep advocating with elected officials for safe drinking water-
University of Chicago Professor Sabina Shaikh is a senior lecturer and the director of the Program on the Global Environment at the university.031
DetroitDetroit RiverFeature DetroitGary WilsonGroundwater ContaminationHabitat RestorationIndustry, Energy, Economic DevelopmentLatest NewsMichiganNewsWater Quality and Restoration Efforts
In Perpetuity: Toxic Great Lakes sites will require attention for generations to come-
Capping has become a popular form of remediation for contaminated sites but requires decades-long monitoring.
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Message to 2020 Candidates: Focus on water quality in Great Lakes states-
A question on the minds of many in the Great Lakes region for the 2020 presidential election candidates: What is your water policy?
The Best Part of Us: Great Lakes author tackles conflict and culture in new novel-
The author, Sally Cole-Misch, is a former public affairs officer with the International Joint Commission.
Algae BloomsAsian CarpDrinking WaterEnbridge Line 5 and Other PipelinesGary WilsonIndustry, Energy, Economic DevelopmentInvasive SpeciesLake ErieLatest NewsMichiganNewsWater Quality and Restoration Efforts
Michigan’s State of the Great Lakes: Drinking water quality garners spotlight-
Michigan’s governor released her first State of the Great Lakes report, which activists and researchers say shouldn’t be mistaken for a critical evaluation.
DetroitEquity and Environmental JusticeFeature DetroitGary WilsonIndustry, Energy, Economic DevelopmentLatest NewsMichiganNewsWater Quality and Restoration Efforts
Demanding Justice: Detroit activists make formal complaint over hazardous waste sites-
EGLE has 14 days from the date of filing to review the complaint and determine if an investigation is warranted.
ChicagoDrinking WaterEquity and Environmental JusticeFeature-ChicagoGary WilsonIllinoisLake MichiganLatest NewsNewsPolitics, Policy, Environmental Justice
Priority Shift: Chicago mayor sets environmental sights on neglected communities-
But her stance on leadership on Great Lakes issues remains unclear.
Unchanged Mission: Activists say a Nestle Great Lakes exit doesn’t resolve bottled water issue-
Nestle strategy calls for sale of Michigan, Ontario bottled water business.
Enbridge Line 5 and Other PipelinesGary WilsonIndustry, Energy, Economic DevelopmentLake HuronLake MichiganLatest NewsMichiganNewsWater Quality and Restoration Efforts
Whitmer’s Dilemma: How to shut down Line 5, avoid a legal swamp and keep Northern Michigan happy-
Michigan’s governor and attorney general diverge on their Line 5 strategy.
Beaches, Boating, Paddle Sports and SailingCOVID-19FreightersGary WilsonIndustry, Energy, Economic DevelopmentLatest NewsMichiganNewsOhioOntarioRecreation and TourismRecreational Hunting and FishingResearch, Data and TechnologyScience, Technology, ResearchShipping and PortsTourismU.S. and Canadian Federal Governments
COVID-19 Comeback: Great Lakes businesses and scientists bounce back-
Rules are relaxing, and business is picking back up for charter boats, freighters and scientists.