Algae BloomsGary WilsonLake MichiganLatest NewsNewsResearch, Data and TechnologyScience, Technology, ResearchWater Quality and Restoration Efforts
Overlooked: Small streams can have a big impact on Great Lakes water quality-
Wisconsin researcher highlights threat from small streams, calls for agencies to increase enforcement.
Genetic Engineering: Researchers take first steps toward controlling sea lamprey-
Researchers are determining whether large-scale gene editing for sea lamprey is possible before broaching the ethics of applying it.
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Watch Party: River Influence-
Great Lakes Now Program Director Sandra Svoboda chats with journalist Lorraine Boissoneault and Drew YoungeDyke from the National Wildlife Federation about mining, Asian carp, water quality and the Great Lakes.
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C+: Western Lake Erie receives mediocre score on new report card-
The findings were organized into color-coded interactive graphics for easy accessibility by the public.
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Canada Water Agency: Government hopes to consolidate water data and management-
Fresh water is abundant in Canada; data on that water a lot less so.
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PFAS News Roundup: PFAS puts pregnancies at risk, Nestle and La Croix among waters with elevated PFAS-
Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with PFAS in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.
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Chicago Wetlands Shrank by 40% During the 20th Century-
A team of graduate students measured wetland and biodiversity changes during the 100 years following the reversal of the Chicago River.
EMU to test campus wastewater for COVID-19-
The testing, part of the school’s return-to-campus plan, is intended to track the presence of the coronavirus in wastewater flowing from residence halls and apartment complexes.
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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.