Dr. David Philipp, a professor at the University of Illinois and a Director of the Fisheries Conservation Foundation has been studying the bass populations in eastern Ontario lakes for decades. He argues that though the bass season opened June 18 this year, males were still guarding their broods contributing to increased nest predation. Read the full story by Smiths Falls Record News.
The Great Lakes Commission launched a new website to track progress on important environmental issues, including dealing with harmful algal blooms in Lake Erie. Read the full story by the Sandusky Register. Read the full story Tags: Great Lakes Commission, Daily News
Erosion, storms, and aggressive waves have been eating away at properties on the shoreline of Lake Michigan for years. Homeowners are taking action. Read the full story by WSBT-TV – South Bend, IN. Read the full story Tags: Michigan, Daily News
The Grey Bruce Health Unit added eight new cases Friday,
The City of Owen Sound successfully obtained a $400,000 Community Building Fund grant from the Government of Ontario and the Ontario Trillium Foundation.
Wellington-Halton Hills MP Michael Chong received endorsements from both John Nater (Perth-Wellington) and Ben Lobb (Huron-Bruce)