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Great Lakes Moment: Detroit River and western Lake Erie get a checkup-
In this month’s column, writer John Hartig discusses the recently released 2020 State of the Strait report.02
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One Michigan county tells the story of a nation plagued by water pollution-
Farms housing thousands of animals are one of several sources contaminating the Pine River and dividing a mid-Michigan community.
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Great Lakes Energy News Roundup: Wisconsin utility shutoffs postponed, Lake Erie wind farm, Minnesota mine legal win-
Catch the latest in Great Lakes energy news in Great Lakes Now’s fortnightly headline roundup.
Sturgeon Stocking: COVID-19 puts pause on popular sturgeon release program-
The program, slated to stock 3,000 lake sturgeon in the Maumee River each autumn for the next two decades, will continue next year.
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Total Maximum Daily Load: Court case looks to push for Ohio EPA nutrients limit for Lake Erie-
Advocates say the sooner a limit is created the better for Lake Erie.
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Michigan’s State of the Great Lakes: Drinking water quality garners spotlight-
Michigan’s governor released her first State of the Great Lakes report, which activists and researchers say shouldn’t be mistaken for a critical evaluation.
Above Average: Great Lakes water temperatures keep high after record-breaking July-
Whether the warming trend will hold remains to be seen.
Cost of Conservation: Needed systems and equipment can lead to a hefty price tag-
Farmers are turning to co-ops and subsidies to keep up with conservation.
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Ohio lawmakers want ‘puzzling’ offshore wind ruling revisited-
The state’s siting board had approved the project, but with a provision that made it nearly impossible to build.
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Water and Wonder: Great Lakes Now producer talks the lakes and his work covering them-
His latest Great Lakes Now segments cover Lake Erie’s algal blooms and the cost of high water damage.