U.S. Circuit Court Judge Janet Neff issued a long-awaited written ruling late Tuesday, agreeing with Enbridge that its dispute with Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s administration involves “substantial federal issues” and thus will remain in federal court. Read the full story by MLive. Read the full story Tags: Daily News, Michigan
The Lake Erie walleye fishing community is raising money for kids in treatment for cancer at Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital. Read and view the full story by WKYC-TV – North Ridgeville, OH. Read the full story Tags: fishing, Daily News
A strong odor noticed throughout Lake County, Ohio, on Thursday is coming from Lake Erie, officials from three communities said, and indicated that the smell is caused by sediment churning at the bottom of Lake Erie. Read the full story by The Plain Dealer. Read the full story Tags: Daily News
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The practice of rewilding is frequently carried out in wilderness areas, but cities like Detroit are beginning to reintroduce native species of plants and animals to enhance biodiversity and reap all the benefits of making nature part of everyday urban life.
Many local organizations have turned Earth Day into “Earth Month” by dedicating the month of April to cleaning up the community. The Lakeshore Cleanup Coalition participated in the 2022 Great Lakes CleanUP, a collaborative trash removal effort to protect habitats throughout the Great Lakes Basin. Read the full story by ODC Network. Read the full…