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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...

Ontario unprepared for nuclear emergency on Great Lakes

Over 40 public interest organizations are calling on the Wynne government to fill gaps and fix flaws in Ontario’s nuclear emergency plans that leave...
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Great Lakes mayors warn against Trump cuts to ecological initiative

MILWAUKEE - A group representing Great Lakes region mayors in the U.S. and Canada is sounding the alarm against potentially drastic cuts to an...
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You’re invited to the IJC’s Public Meeting on the Great Lakes

Your Voice: Sault Ste. Marie The International Joint Commission wants to hear your views about how the Great Lakes are faring, and what actions Canada...