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From polluter pay laws to plastic bag bans, Democrats and environmental advocates hope to reverse Republican-passed laws.
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Biden signed a bill that directs the Army Corps of Engineers on infrastructure projects to protect against storms worsened by climate change.
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Drinking Water News Roundup: Report urges Michigan water-affordability strategy, $191 million to target Minnesota water and infrastructure projects-
Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with drinking water in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.
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Don’t expect big new efforts to shut down Line 5 when Democrats take control. Those on both sides of the issue say the pipeline’s fate is now in the hands of a federal judge.
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Some Republicans, Democrats, environmentalists, hunters, anglers, and birders all want the same thing: more wetlands-
The idea is to reduce harmful algal blooms getting into the Great Lakes, reduce flooding, and provide habitat for wildlife.
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Residents have learned Ontario and city council kept suspicions of chemical leaks quiet for two years.
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Experts and activists agree many waterways are healthier now.
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Oil titan BP reached a $2.75 million settlement over air pollution from its largest refinery after environmentalists complained of repeated emissions violations.