The City of Owen Sound’s drinking water was perfect in 2021 according to the ministry of environment, conservation and parks. The city’s operations committee received the annual City of Owen Sound Water System report at their meeting on March 8, 2022, where staff announced that not only did the city pass inspection from the MECP, […]
Scientists with Fisheries and Oceans Canada spurred an online furor this week by posting photos of a nearly four-pound goldfish found as part of ongoing three-year project with the goal to study what can be done to control the exploding aquarium released pond populations and prevent ecological damage and potential release to Lake Ontario. Read…
If you find yourself fascinated by shipwrecks, it may surprise you to learn just how many shipwrecks you can find around Michigan and even in some that can be visited by paddle boat. Read the full story by WKFR – Kalamazoo, MI. Read the full story Tags: Michigan, Daily News
Wisconsin Sea Grant, in partnership with the Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission, is hosting an online book club designed to give parents and teachers tools to introduce young readers to Ojibwe culture and environmental stewardship. Read and hear the full story by WXPR – Rhinelander, WI. Read the full story Tags: Daily News,…
The town of Evans, New York, is hoping for a total reconstruction of the Sturgeon Point Marina harbor wall along the Lake Erie Shoreline. Read the full story by WGRZ-TV – Buffalo, New York. Read the full story Tags: Daily News
From lead pipes to PFAS, drinking water contamination is a major issue plaguing cities and towns all around the Great Lakes. Cleaning up contaminants and providing safe water to everyone is an ongoing public health struggle.
Keep up with drinking water-related developments in the Great Lakes area.
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- ELIZABETHTOWN: Town using loan to improve water quality—The Republic
The Indiana community of Elizabethtown has recently been granted about $1.4 million to protect the quality of their drinking water.