Community concerns of Lake Michigan contamination from a Waukegan power plant’s recently shuttered coal-fired units heightened last week after an environmental study, released by Chicago’s Environmental Law and Policy Center, identified the facility as a potential flood risk due to climate-related lake level changes. Read the full story by Daily Herald.
The Wisconsin, Michigan, and Illinois Departments of Natural Resources recently concluded a multi-year law enforcement investigation into the poaching and over-harvesting of hundreds of vulnerable spawning lake whitefish from the Menominee River. Read the full story by the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Read the full story Tags: Daily News
A planned two-week shutdown of London’s Cargill plant following a COVID-19 outbreak lasted about half that time, with workers returning to the job Friday. The food-processing giant had said April 14 its London poultry-processing plant would close for two weeks after more than 80 workers tested positive for the virus. Friday, the company announced an…
This continuously updated post includes details of Michigan’s COVID-19 vaccine distribution, who’s getting it, along with new case rates including maps and daily state curve data. Read Full Story Tags: Michigan, Coronavirus, covid, vaccine, covid-19 vaccine
Cami Assembly, the automotive assembly plant in Ingersoll, is poised to get financial support from the federal and provincial governments, The London Free Press has learned. At an expected Monday press conference to be attended by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Doug Ford, GM Canada is set to announce that different levels of […]
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) first decided to introduce coho and Chinook salmon in the 1960s to control an invasive fish called alewife. Most of the salmon are naturally reproduced but the DNR still stocks salmon to keep up with demand, with plans to release 1.6 million fish this year. Read the full…
Four years after officials from central and northern New York submitted a nomination to make Lake Ontario a national marine sanctuary, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has drafted a plan to make this dream a reality. Read the full story by WRVO -TV- Oswego, NY. Read the full story Tags: Daily News