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July 11th 2014

Honoring the Life of Peter Wege: Great Lakes Advocate, Coalition Founder

Peter Wege, founder of the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition, died on Monday at the age of 94. Wege, a Grand Rapids businessman, was a lifelong environmentalist and Great Lakes advocate. With his support and leadership, the Wege Foundation provided … Continue reading

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September 7th 2012

Speak up: Join the Great Lakes restoration conversation

The 8th Annual Great Lakes Restoration Conference will feature a bunch of interesting stuff — informative presentations, cool field trips and entertaining social gatherings — and we want to document as much of it as possible. The Healing Our Waters-Great … Continue reading

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February 29th 2012

Coalition members discuss Great Lakes Days 2012

There are many reasons why people attend Great Lakes Days. Check out these videos to see a few: http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=healingourwaters&view=videos  

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February 28th 2012

Reach out and tweet a member of Congress

Ever had the urge to contact your member of Congress? Perhaps you want to tell them to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes, stop sewer overflows or maintain funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. Now’s your chance.

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November 8th 2011

Binational Great Lakes panel honors coalition

The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition was recently honored by the State of the Lakes Ecosystem Conference, known as SOLEC. The biennial conference, hosted by the U.S. and Canada to update efforts to restore the Great Lakes, declared the coalition … Continue reading

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