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July 25th 2014

Weekly News Roundup: Lake Pollution, Oil Pipelines, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news… The Associated Press reports that two Enbridge oil pipelines running through the Straits of Mackinac will receive additional support structures. This comes after the oil company acknowledged that … Continue reading

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July 18th 2014

Weekly News Roundup: Zebra Mussels, Asian Carp, and More

Hey everyone! Here are some of the things happening in Great Lakes conservation from this past week: The Columbus Dispatch reports scientists are using blood samples from nesting chicks and eggs to study the presence of metal and chemical contamination … Continue reading

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July 11th 2014

Weekly News Roundup: Enbridge Pipeline, Lake Restoration, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news: A University of Michigan researcher warns that an oil spill under the Straits of Mackinac would be disastrous, reports The Detroit Free Press. The Enbridge oil pipelines running … Continue reading

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June 20th 2014

Weekly News Roundup: Harmful Algal Blooms, DDT, Water Levels, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news: According to ABC Cleveland, the Ohio Lake Erie Commission will be receiving help from the EPA in researching the causes and controls of harmful algal blooms (HAB) this … Continue reading

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June 13th 2014

Weekly Roundup: GLRI, Invasive Species, and More

In case you were busy, here’s what’s been happening in Great Lakes conservation news this past week: The renewed Great Lakes Restoration Initiative has been submitted for public comments, reports Rochester City Newspaper. The proposed draft for the program’s second … Continue reading

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