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February 13th 2015

Weekly News Roundup: GLRI, Harmful Algal Blooms, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes restoration news: The Columbus Dispatch reports on the opposition from conservation groups, including the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition, to President Obama’s proposed funding cuts to the Great Lakes Restoration … Continue reading

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January 27th 2015

Senator Stabenow Elected to Co-Chair Task Force on Great Lakes Issues

Yesterday, Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) was elected to co-chair the Great Lakes Task Force in the Senate along with co-chair Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.). Sen. Stabenow takes the place of retired Senator Carl Levin as the co-leader of the task … Continue reading

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January 23rd 2015

Weekly News Roundup: The GLRI, Harmful Algal Blooms, and More

In case you missed the past week in Great Lakes conservation news: A bill to reauthorize the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative is currently being considered by Congress, reports the Sandusky Register. The bipartisan bill would continue funding the GLRI at … Continue reading

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January 16th 2015

Weekly News Roundup: Asian Carp, Farm Bill, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news:   Ohio’s two U.S. senators are asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to cease dumping dredged material into Lake Erie, reports the Toledo Blade. There is bipartisan … Continue reading

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December 12th 2014

Weekly News Roundup: The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, Harmful Algal Blooms, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news: The Detroit Free Press reports that the U.S. House has passed a bill continuing the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. The bill will fund the GLRI at $300 million … Continue reading

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