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Winter Storm Warning Issued

UPDATE: 10AM Sunday Environment Canada has now issued a Winter Storm Warning for the area. A slow moving weather system approaching from southwest of the Great...
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Update on Lake Superior Outflows and Expected Conditions

More seasonable conditions returned to the Lake Superior and Lake Michigan-Huron basins in January. Nonetheless, both lakes continue to see the effects of a...
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Coast Guard leaders recommit to binational partnership for ice breaking in the Great Lakes

Julie Gascon, Assistant Commissioner of the Canadian Coast Guard’s Central and Arctic Region was joined by Rear Admiral Joanna Nunan, Commander, United States Coast...

Coast Guard urges caution around ice on the Great Lakes as temperatures rise

The U.S. Coast Guard is encouraging people to exercise caution in the coming days around ice on the lakes and waterways in the Great Lakes region. Rising temperatures...
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Coast Guard begins icebreaking operations

U.S. Coast Guard Sector Sault Sainte Marie commenced Operation Taconite today in response to expanded ice growth in the commercial ports of western Lake...
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Feds Invests in Great Lakes Protection Initiative

Canada is committed to providing strong support to working collaboratively with the Government of Ontario and Indigenous Peoples for the protection and restoration of...

Agency says US, Canada fall short on protecting Great Lakes

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Despite recent improvements, the U.S. and Canada have a long way to go toward ridding the Great Lakes of pollution...
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Keeping Lake Invaders Out of New Harbors

The Great Lakes are already home to more than 180 species of nonnative or unknown origin introduced through a variety of pathways, including unmanaged...

Report proposes steps to keep Asian carp out of Great Lakes

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is recommending a mixture of technologies including loud noises and water jets at a...
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Fish Consumption Advisories Mean Watching What You Eat

Author: Kevin Bunch, IJC The Great Lakes have long been a source of nutritious food for people who live along its shores, with an abundance...