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The educational kayak tour on the Chicago River includes ecosystem monitoring, knowledgeable guides and participants getting their hands dirty for the sake of conservation.
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The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative has awarded $3.7 million to efforts to restore the Buffalo Reef in Lake Superior. The money is going toward a dredging operation.
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The U.S. General Services Administration has brought in around $7.5 million from selling historic lighthouses over the past two decades.
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The National Weather Service on Monday issued a Beach Hazard statement for the fifth straight day in Cook County and to the north in Lake County.
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Ports abound throughout the Great Lakes, welcoming vacationers from the United States and further abroad.