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Whitmer’s office notified Enbridge that it was revoking an easement granted in 1953 to extend a section of the pipeline through the Straits of Mackinac.
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Only a minority of Great Lakes region congressional candidates endorsed by national environmental advocacy groups were victorious on Election Day.
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Minnesota candidates haven’t pressed climate or clean energy despite rising temperatures and voter interest.
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Voters will decide next month whether to shift oil and gas royalty spending from land acquisition to park development.
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Great Lakes states chart climate change paths with long-term initiatives.
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Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with PFAS in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.
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Federal funding to the Great Lakes and various Great Lakes projects continues, while state-level funding remains an issue.
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Many parks and public areas are opening – with restrictions.
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Locals aren’t happy with the number of non-residents fishing without social distancing.
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The money is targeted at toxic hotspot cleanups and ballast water treatment research.