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These 3 Detroit restaurants are tackling climate change in the kitchen-
Food waste is a leading contributor of greenhouse gases. These Detroit restaurants are finding creative – and tasty – ways to reduce their contribution.01
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Opposition to CAFOs Mounts Across the Nation-
Toxic manure discharges from large livestock operations is a major source of water pollution.
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Coastal craft beers come to Lake Superior-
Ontario’s microbreweries are teaming up for an ale trail or IPA itinerary for tourists and locals.
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Minnesota Ojibwe harvest sacred, climate-imperiled wild rice-
Wild rice is sacred to Indigenous peoples in the region, because it’s part of their creation story — and because for centuries it staved off starvation during harsh winters.
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Detroit and Toronto among Time Magazine’s “50 Greatest Places”-
Two Great Lakes cities are among an international news magazine’s top destinations for 2022. How many have you been to?
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The Great Lakes sugaring season is changing-
Maple producers are facing shorter harvest seasons, less sugar production and unreliable sap flow.
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Small portions: Michigan puts PFAS advisory on Lake Superior rainbow smelt-
Citing new data showing PFAS contamination in Lake Superior rainbow smelt is more widespread than previously known, state regulators are again warning people to limit their meals of the popular fish.
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Thousand Island Dressing Mystery: Uncertain origins of one of America’s favorite sauces-
What is the original recipe? It’s a different story depending on who is asked.