Great Lakes

New Partnership To Work Toward A Cleaner Lake Erie

Oct 17, 2017

(MPRN-Lansing) A new partnership has a plan to keep Lake Erie clean. The MI CLEAR group is made up of farmers, conservationists, environmental leaders, and more. 

Asian Carp - file photo
U.S. Geological Survey

There’s a long wish list of Great Lakes projects and advocates want federal money to help pick up the tab. Gary Wilson who reports for says that will mean political battles over who pays and how much.

File photo of the South Haven lighthouse

(Great Lakes Today) A new report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration calls 2016 the warmest year on record around the globe. The surface temperature of the Great Lakes was also above average. 

Asian Carp - file photo
U.S. Geological Survey

(Great Lakes Today) The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released a study Monday detailing the best ways to prevent Asian carp from getting into the Great Lakes. 

Coast Guard Commander On Great Lakes Retiring

Aug 2, 2017
Elizabeth Miller, Ideastream / Great Lakes Today

The first woman to lead the Coast Guard district that covers the Great Lakes is retiring Wednesday.