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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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June 6th 2014

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

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news: The Associated Press reports on the updated Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, proposed by the White House last week. The proposal places a greater emphasis on climate change, as … Continue reading

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