Dragonflies have gathered in masses in Wisconsin and recent brisk west winds have helped concentrate the migrating dragonflies along Lake Michigan. Read the full story by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Researchers at Central Michigan and others are studying long-term trends in the Great Lakes and connecting waterways in winter, trying to document the impacts of climate change and nutrient pollution. Read the full story by The Eagle-Herald. Read the full story Tags: fish, Michigan, Daily News
The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a group focused on preservation of the areas around the mouth of the Kalamazoo River, allowing the group to argue in circuit court against a proposed development that would impact Michigan’s coastal dunes. Read the full story by MLive. Read the full story Tags: Daily News,…
Muskegon is one of 27 Great Lakes ports that are welcoming passengers back after cruises were grounded for two years due to the pandemic. Pent-up demand and the growing popularity of Great Lakes cruises are making this a record-breaking year and bringing millions of dollars to local communities. Read the full story by MLive. Read…
A recent study suggests that a binational regulation targeting ship ballast water has had a remarkable suppressive effect on the invasion rate. Read the full story by the Toronto Star. Read the full story Tags: Toronto, Daily News
A stand-up paddler from Kalamazoo, Michigan expects to break a Guinness World Record by paddling approximately 100 miles from Ludington to Suttons Bay, Michigan. Read the full story by the Ludington Daily News. Read the full story Tags: Daily News, Michigan
Michigan state environmental regulators are seeking $32 million in federal money to seal up hundreds of abandoned oil wells which can leak contaminants into surface and groundwater, and methane and other greenhouse gases can also escape and contribute to climate change. Read the full story by MLive. Read the full story Tags: Daily News, Michigan