Ensuring safe cycling along the St. Clair River Blackburn News (5/14) Bluewater Trails celebrated the grand opening of their River Road Gazebo and Interpretive Centre on St. Clair Parkway. The trail helps to promote safe and active lifestyles for residents along the river.
Michigan, Ohio, Indiana join forces to fight cyanobacteria Michigan Radio (5/5) The U.S. Department of Agriculture is teaming up with three states – Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana – and 40 groups to jointly tackle cyanobacteria, that scourge of Lake Erie that briefly shut down Toledo's water supply last summer.
Toledo gets $6.5 million in state loans The Toledo Blade (4/23) Two zero-interest state loans totaling $6.5 million are being dispersed immediately from Ohio’s water supply loan revolving account for more improvements to Toledo's water-treatment system.
Port Dalhousie piers closed St. Catharines Standard (4/16) In Port Dahhousie, Ontario, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans says in the interest of public safety, the east and west sections of the piers are temporarily closed to vessels, vehicles and pedestrian traffic.
FoodWatch Environmental Defence Canada FoodWatch provides meaningful information and effective tools for making informed decisions about food safety, and act on these decisions to achieve better human and environmental health.
Fox River Watch A project of the Clean Water Action Council of northeastern Wisconsin, this site contains extensive information for the public about PCB contamination of the Fox River and Green Bay, the proposed cleanup, and health effects of exposure to PCBs.
Great Lakes Human Health Effects Research Program Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry The ATSDR research program is designed to investigate and characterize the association between the consumption of contaminated Great Lakes fish and short- and long-term harmful health effects.
Hazardous Substance Release/Health Effects Database Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry Hazdat provides access to information on the release of hazardous substances from Superfund sites or from emergency events and on the effects of hazardous substances on the health of human populations.
MESB Reports Michigan Environmental Science Board The MESB investigates issues concerning the environment and human health at the request of the governor's office. Topics include fish advisories, mercury, lead, chlorine and low level radioactive waste.
NOAA Center of Excellence for Great Lakes and Human Health NOAA's Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory The NOAA Center of Excellence for Great Lakes and Human Health (CEGLHH) is a multi-disciplinary research center which will focus on understanding the inter-relationships between the Great Lakes ecosystem, water quality and human health.