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2020 Really Sucked. What’s Up Next? I don’t know.-
A frequent theme of my GLN articles – and others’ – this year was the Crazy-19 virus.00
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On the Pulse: I’ve Got One Word For You, 2020-
In any effort to sum up the year that was 2020, one word is unavoidable: poop.
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Family-owned fishing businesses displaced by waterfront developments on Great Lakes-
Working waterfront access — the access needed by fishing folks to unload their catch, process fish and retrieve ice and fuel — is being affected by coastal gentrification.
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Grant to help expand COVID-19 wastewater detection program-
The expanded program, which has been running as a pilot since spring, will test untreated sewage in some Detroit zip codes.
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Watch Party: Watching the Waters-
Commissioner Rob Sisson from the IJC, Kelly House from Bridge Michigan and Harvey Bootsma from the School of Freshwater Sciences at the UWM answer questions from the audience and explain why climate change will be THE story of the Great Lakes in coming years.
Minnesota tribes file to halt pipeline approval due to virus-
The Red Lake and White Earth Bands of Chippewa filed a motion late Wednesday.
Campus Clues to COVID-19: Sewage testing key to detecting early infections-
Explore our national map of stories about universities testing campus wastewater to catch potential COVID-19 outbreaks.
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Rollbacks, Climate, Justice: Environmental attorney on Biden’s commitments, opportunities and challenges-
To help understand the policy and political challenges the new president-elect faces, Great Lakes Now talked with University of Detroit Mercy environmental law professor Nick Schroeck.