The legal settlement with Asahi Kasei Plastics North America over PFAS at its Brighton plant comes as Attorney General Dana Nessel pursues lawsuits against a host of companies tied to Michigan’s PFAS crisis.
Rivers and lakes are becoming saltier while law and practice limit effective responses.
Catch the latest in Great Lakes energy news in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.
The journey of modern man began 10,000 years ago and “the distribution of water defined its starting point.”
In this new feature, see what scientists are learning about the impacts of climate change on the region – and what can be done to mitigate them.
Another environmental oddity of the Great Lakes region is the existence of snowbelts or large areas impacted by lake effect snow.
A high-tech solution for sewage and recovering WWII aircraft from Lake Michigan.
The Ojibwe word for the paper birch is wiigwaasi-mitig — or Nimishoomis wiigwaas — Grandfather Birch.
The Great Lakes Commission has a plan to guide the states and provinces surrounding the Great Lakes toward protecting their communities from the climate-change damage.
Blame the Great Lakes and climate change for Michigan’s dreary winters.
PFAS News Roundup: New requirements taking effect in 2023 to protect consumers from ‘forever chemicals’
Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with PFAS in this biweekly headline roundup.
Doom and gloom coverage of the Great Lakes’ underwater realm has unfairly skewed the public’s perception.