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With climate action on the state and national agenda, critics of Enbridge Line 5 warn that investing in new pipeline infrastructure undermines Michigan’s pathway to carbon neutrality. Experts say it’s not so simple.
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For two straight summers, residents of Detroit’s Jefferson Chalmers neighborhood watched water pour into basements and pool in streets, a result of coastal flooding that will become increasingly common throughout the Great Lakes as climate change progresses.
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The FishPass project uses technology that would allow migratory fish to freely travel the river while keeping out invasive species. But some residents are suing, saying it would alter a local park.
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A critical juncture is reached for providing water to rural communities around the region.
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GLN Host Ward Detwiler interviewed this year’s Kids Clean Water Calendar Contest winner about his artwork promoting clean water.
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Climate change in the Great Lakes region means more intense storms. Already some towns are finding they’re flooding where they never have before. One city in Michigan is finding the solution is nature.
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Last year when the Midland dams gave way, more than 21 billion gallons of water rushed into the Tittabawassee River. More than three and a quarter billion gallons of that ended up in the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge.
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Michigan’s Indigenous communities hold long-standing legal rights to protect lands and waters.
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HotSpots H2O: Canadian Government Misses Target to End Water Insecurity for First Nations Communities-
Many First Nations in Canada continue to live without clean water six years after the government began actively addressing the issue, according to a report published late last month.
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New research finds the annual dead zone in Lake Erie is getting a boost that makes it worse very quickly.