This summer, a slew of scientists are converging to try to figure out why toxic algae is appearing in Lake Superior and to learn whether science can help control what, so far, has only been an occasional nuisance. Read and hear the full story by WUWM – Milwaukee, WI.
The City of London, Ontario says residents in the city’s southeast end might notice a slight odor and discoloration to their tap water due to an “inversion” in parts of Lake Erie due to seasonal changes in temperature and sunlight. These cause different layers of water to mix in a way that provides challenges for…
The Canadian Freshwater Alliance is calling for an updated timeline on when the Ontario government will act on on tackling phosphorus loads in Lake Erie. Read the full story by CTV. Read the full story Tags: Daily News
MARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) — The largest city in the Upper Peninsula is getting 1,000 feet of valuable shoreline along Lake Superior.
The Marquette City Commission recently voted to accept the land at no cost from We Energies, a utility, the Mining Journal reported.
“There’s no contamination that we’re aware of and we’re not taking on a problem area.
Record-setting weather events—extreme temperatures, storms, wild precipitation—aren’t new to Canada. Here’s our list of 10 small-town Canadian weather records set in recent history. 1. The strongest tornado recorded in Canada A tornado (F5 on the Fujita scale) touched down in Elie, Man., on June 22, 2007. At the time, the Fujita scale ranked tornadoes based … Continued
Officials are warning people to stay off piers during high wave days with an example of what can happen when just 6 inches of water sweeps across them. Read the full story by MLive.com. Read the full story Tags: Daily News