The Windsor-Essex County (Ontario) Health Unit (WECHU) has issued a blue-green algae bloom advisory for the south shores of Lake St. Clair. The advisory is based on recent lab results for microcystins in Lake St. Clair by the local municipal water treatment plants. Read the full story by the Windsor Star. Read the full story…
Two more drownings in Lake Michigan over the Labor Day weekend bring 2021’s total to 77 drownings in the Great Lakes, as of Sept. 6. The data is collected by the Great Lakes Surf Rescue Project, which works to promote water safety awareness. Read the full story by the Holland Sentinel. Read the full story…
Dr. Ian Arra said he doesn’t want to encourage “vaccine shopping” by saying which clinics use which vaccine. Some shopping has been propelled by concerns about extremely rare vaccine-induced blood clotting after receiving the AstraZeneca shot, a condition doctors can treat. It occurs about every one in 250,000 doses. The National Advisory Committee on Immunization […]
High water on Lake Ontario can disrupt maritime commerce to Great Lakes ports. Read the full story by The Plain Dealer. Read the full story Tags: Daily News
A group called the Friends of Little Lakes Road is fighting to save over 68 acres of land in what is known as the Little Lakes area from becoming an open, industrial gravel pit.
TC Energy has announced the Department of National Defence has conditionally approved construction of what the company says would be Ontario’s largest energy storage project, near Meaford at the 4th Canadian Division Training Centre. The proposed multi-billion-dollar pumped-storage hydroelectric plant has DND’s approval, subject to conditions and regulatory approval. TC Energy proposes to pump water […]