Tag Archives: Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

November 5th 2014

Funding Opportunity: Great Lakes Fish and Wildlife Restoration Act RFP Announced

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced they are accepting proposals for Great Lakes restoration projects, through December 15. See their announcement below or find more information here: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is accepting project proposals to … Continue reading

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October 30th 2014

Coalition on Toxic Hotspot Delisting: ‘Federal Investments Working’

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (October 30, 2014) – The U.S. EPA today announced it was removing two Michigan locations from a list of the region’s most polluted waters—so-called Areas of Concern. The sites—Deer Lake, south of Lake Superior, in Michigan’s Upper … Continue reading

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October 17th 2014

Action Alert: Urge House Members to Sign-on to Support the GLRI

Update as of 10/30: We now have 42 co-signers! See the full list below. Members of Congress are already thinking ahead to next year and the President’s budget request, set to come out in February of 2015. Members of the … Continue reading

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September 24th 2014

Coalition Supports New Great Lakes Action Plan

The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is supporting a new Great Lakes action plan that will guide federal restoration efforts for the next five years. The plan, released today by the U.S. EPA at a meeting of Great Lakes mayors in … Continue reading

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September 9th 2014

Great Lakes Activists Gather in Grand Rapids, Mich., to Celebrate 10 Years of Restoration Success

Conference to pay tribute to businessman, philanthropist and Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition founder Peter Wege GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. (Sept. 9, 2014) – With federal Great Lakes restoration efforts paying off in communities across the region, more than 350 Great … Continue reading

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