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Great Lakes Learning: Freshwater science for the youngest learners – Part 2-
Help your K-3rd graders understand the Great Lakes – all at home.05
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Great Lakes Learning: Freshwater science for the youngest learners – Part 1-
The Great Lakes present great learning opportunities for early childhood. Use these lesson plans for your younger students.
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Milwaukee Neighborhood Pushes Toward Climate Resilience-
Milwaukee’s Walnut Way neighborhood has gradually transformed from lifeless parcels to green space.
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Lake Erie Wind Farm Divides Environmental Activists-
The contested case of the Icebreaker Wind Farm has implications for renewable energy in the region.
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Climate change threatens drinking water quality across the Great Lakes-
Warmer waters, heavier storms and nutrient pollution are a triple threat to Great Lakes cities’ drinking water.
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Lessons in Resilience: As climate and the economy changes, Duluth steps up-
Perched on the western shore of the world’s greatest lake, an inland port city offers lessons for resilience in uncertain times.
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As energy use changes in the Great Lakes, so too does the world’s largest freshwater port-
The Port of Duluth-Superior is one of the largest ports in the U.S., and its second largest commodity is coal.
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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.
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Great Lakes Learning: Model the population dynamics of invasive species at home-
Understanding invasive carp species can not only help protect the Great Lakes but also be key to understanding the current global pandemic.