What's New Kamps: Proposed nuclear waste dump on Lake Huron is ‘insane’ The Voice (6/24) Ontario Power Generation is proposing to build a 2,200-foot-deep geological repository in a limestone formation to hold all of the low and intermediate waste from Ontario's 20 nuclear reactors. The proposed site for the dump is in Kincardine, Ontario, less than a mile from Lake Huron.
Lake Huron sinkholes harbor unexpected life forms Bay View Compass (3/1) Sinkholes discovered in the bottom of Lake Huron have conditions just as harsh -- and harbor life forms just as unusual -- as those of deep-sea hydrothermal vents or Antarctica's permanently frozen lakes.
Low water levels in lakes Bayshore Broadcasting - Owen Sound, Ontario (4/18) Be prepared for another summer of low water levels in Georgian Bay and Lake Huron.
As Lake Huron salmon leave, tourism suffers The Detroit News (10/18) An exodus of salmon from Lake Huron, chronic bad perch production in Lake Michigan and one of the worst crops of walleye ever in Lake St. Clair are adding up to a bleak season for the $1 billion Great Lakes sport fishing industry.
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