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Forest to MI Faucet: Using trees to keep water sources pristine-
A forest expert at the Michigan Department of Natural Resources is putting together a program to use trees to help keep sources of drinking water cleaner.00
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U.S. Counts on “Climate-Smart” Farms to Slow Global Warming-
But skeptics assert change in practices could increase risk to water and health.
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Weathering the floods: Detroit neighborhood faces uncertain future due to climate change-
One Detroit visits the hard-hit Jefferson Chalmers neighborhood to learn about how climate change and flooding are impacting the area.
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Great Lakes Take Global Stage-
The 2023 UN Water Conference highlights risks and opportunities for the Great Lakes region.
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EPA to limit toxic ‘forever chemicals’ in drinking water-
The Environmental Protection Agency proposed the first federal limits on harmful “forever chemicals” in drinking water.
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Detroiters can get another 1,125 gallons of water under discount program-
Detroit water rates have gone up 407% over the last 20 years, and 120% in just the last 10 years.
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U.S. Judge: Flint has 5 months to finish long-overdue lead pipe replacement-
The $97 million project was supposed to be done by 2020. Officials blame the pandemic, supply shortages and unreliable contractors for the delay.
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Ongoing battle to keep toxic chemicals at bay-
Outdated laws leave communities struggling to ward off contaminants before they foul drinking supplies.