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Canada has nine sailors heading to the Olympics, six of which hail from the Great Lakes. Sarah Douglas is one of them.
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Microplastics act like a chemical sponge, soaking up contaminants such as persistent organic pollutants and heavy metals. Those chemicals, in turn, appear to be causing deformities in larval fish.
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A study found high enough amounts of chloride in four Greater Toronto Area rivers to put at least two-thirds of aquatic life at risk during early stages of their development.
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Along the Canadian Great Lakes coast, Seabins – devices that look like trash cans in the water but behave like vacuum cleaners – are being installed.
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The problem, which goes beyond synthetic fabrics, is one that some in the fashion industry are trying to solve.
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Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with drinking water in Great Lakes Now’s headline roundup.
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Shuttered Canada-US border highlights different approaches to the pandemic – and differences between the 2 countries-
The closure of the U.S.-Canada border because of COVID-19 underscores a growing divide between the two countries.