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Duck Stamp: Little stamp has big impacts in the Great Lakes and nationwide-
Since its inception in 1934, the duck stamp has garnered more than $1 billion for habitat conservation in the national wildlife refuge system.00
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Spotlight on Infrastructure: Policy executive talks new Biden plan, definitions of infrastructure-
A Chicago policy executive talked to Great Lakes Now about the Biden infrastructure plan and what a full partnership with the federal government could mean.
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Scientists Concerned About the Bottom of the Food Web in the Great Lakes-
The warming climate could mean changes for the base of the food web in the lakes, but researchers are not yet sure what those changes might be.
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Controversial Indiana environmental bills inch near passage-
Lawmakers approved two environmental bills Tuesday that critics say could damage the state’s ecosystems by scaling back current policy affecting water, energy and other resources.
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Wisconsin Supreme Court weighs state power to protect water from farm pollutants-
The outcome of a nearly decade-long dispute in Kewaunee County could shape regulatory power across state government.
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Federal Agencies Plan to Investigate Links between PFAS Exposure and Viral Illness-
Two federal health agencies are planning to investigate potential links between exposure to toxic PFAS chemicals and susceptibility to viral illnesses like COVID-19.
Lawsuit: Michigan wolf advisory group stacked with hunting advocates-
A wolf advocacy group is suing the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, arguing the agency is favoring hunting interests on a group tasked with helping shape Michigan wolf management strategy.
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Drinking Water News Roundup: Ontario Indigenous lawsuit over water dispute, 50,000 sign up for Flint settlement, Ohio infrastructure loans-
Catch the latest drinking water updates with Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.
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Bolder Fish: New study looks at how pandemic antidepressant use might affect freshwater ecosystems-
While antidepressants offer a better quality of life to millions of humans, they are among the most commonly detected medications in aquatic ecosystems where they could be causing changes to the behavior of fish and insects.