Great Lakes produce new record for waterspouts in one week-
The Great Lakes produced a new high record in its number of 232 waterspouts from Sept. 28 through Oct. 4.00
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Blue Jeans Blues: Researchers find denim microfibers in Great Lakes-
The problem, which goes beyond synthetic fabrics, is one that some in the fashion industry are trying to solve.
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Drinking Water News Roundup: Ohio water shutoffs, lead exposure from private wells-
Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with drinking water in Great Lakes Now’s headline roundup.
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Great Lakes Energy News Roundup: Hydrogen-from-nuclear plants, coal tar and diesel fuel barge beached, Line 3 in Minnesota-
Catch the latest in Great Lakes energy news in Great Lakes Now’s fortnightly 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.
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COVID-19 Next Steps: Great Lakes outdoor recreation begins move toward normalcy-
Many parks and public areas are opening – with restrictions.
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Single Systems: Great Lakes cities’ sewer designs mean waste in the waters-
A big storm can overwhelm a treatment plant’s capacity, leading to storm and wastewater bypassing the plant and ending up untreated in the lake.