Demolition of Kelso Beach washrooms by the shoreline was completed last week. The washroom had only been open for larger events such as Summerfolk in recent years, since the Good Cheer Washroom and Change Room was built, said Pam Coulter, Owen Sound’s director of community services. The washrooms building was constructed entirely within the hazard […]
The loss of 800 megawatts of carbon-free energy from the nuclear plant along the Lake Michigan shoreline near South Haven, MI (122 miles NE of Chicago) at the end of May is likely to result in more greenhouse gas emissions elsewhere as the electric sector pivots to natural gas while more solar and wind generation…
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is launching a comprehensive study of the Great Lakes shoreline after securing $1.1 million to begin the long-awaited look at vulnerability to high water and erosion along the inland coast. Read the full story by MLive. Read the full story Tags: Daily News
The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative announced this past week that it will expand its Resilient Coastal Projects Initiative to include shoreline in West Michigan. The initiative will partner with mayors along the Lake Michigan shoreline to create funding-ready implementation frameworks for priority coastal protection projects with the goal of advancing coastal resilience….
Ann Arbor, Mich. – The Great Lakes Commission (GLC) today released a video highlighting work to restore natural shoreline at Brandenburg Park along Lake St. Clair in Michigan. A partnership led by the GLC and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) replaced a failing metal sea wall with naturalized shoreline and offshore shoals to…
The Lake Huron Coastal Centre is now accepting applications for its Coastal Conservation Youth Corp.
Plans to restore the Ford Cove shoreline along Lake St. Clair will be shared with the public during an event on April 30 from 1-4pm. Read and hear the full story by Macomb Daily. Read the full story Tags: Daily News
Volunteers are hoping to restore the shoreline to reinforce it against any future high water or high wind events.
Lake Huron Coastal Centre Stewardship Technician, Alyssa Bourassa, says they’re currently looking for more Coast Watchers for this summer
High and dry for easy viewing this summer will be one of Michigan’s newest exposed wrecks, the Jennie and Annie. The 137-foot schooner, built in 1863, was rounding Sleeping Bear Point in November 1872 when gale-force winds pushed it into the shallows and reefs of Lake Michigan’s notorious Manitou Passage. Read the full story by…
A shoreline protection program is currently underway in the West River near Buckhorn Island State Park near Grand Island, NY for the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Read the full story by Niagara Frontier Publications. Read the full story Tags: New York, Daily News
The Ausable Bayfield and Maitland valley Conservation Authorities are warning of bluff erosion along the Lake Huron shoreline.
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