A new access point east of the city at Silver Harbour Conservation Area on Lake Superior saves divers a long swim, and having to scramble over rocks with their gear in order to reach a spot where half a dozen small, intentionally-submerged boats can be viewed. Read the full story by the Thunder Bay Chronicle-Journal.
A film made by Michigan United Conservation Club and the National Wildlife Federation will focus on Michigan’s outdoor traditions and economy are at risk due to the impacts of a changing climate on the landscape. Read the full story by Midland Daily News. Read the full story
Wisconsin DNR Deputy Secretary Todd Ambs announced he’s retiring later this month during Wednesday’s meeting of the Natural Resources Board. Ambs said he’s dedicated his life to public service over the last 42 years, adding it’s been an honor to serve at the agency. Read the full story by Wisconsin Public Radio. Read the full…
Construction of a $286 million pipeline to bring Lake Michigan water to Waukesha, Wisconsin is underway. Here’s what you need to know about this important public works project. Read the full story by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Read the full story
The public is invited to give their input on a proposal that sets the stage for environmental cleanup and restoration in the Saginaw Bay watershed. Read the full story by MLive. Read the full story
The Environmental Integrity Project released a report looking at pollution levels in waterways and bodies of water in all 50 states. Read the full story by the Midland Daily News. Read the full story
Lake Erie anglers who rely on charter guides for fishing will soon have a richer experience out on the water thanks to a new certification program from the Ohio Division of Wildlife and Ohio Sea Grant. The program, Erie PrOH, ensures fishing guides and crew members have detailed knowledge of fishery topics and can act…