What's New Symposium dives into St. Clair River The Times Herald (9/18) More than 100 people attended a symposium in Port Huron, Mich., to discuss the latest research on water quality in the St. Clair River, including on-going rehabilitation efforts and challenges.
Geysers on the Maumee The Toledo Blade (8/18) A geyser is not something you expect to see while traveling along or over
the Maumee River, but in 1952 you might have seen one.
Lake Erie: Is it time to worry again about its health? Erie Time-News (8/12) Lake Erie is the shallowest and warmest of the Great Lakes, making
biological conditions more conducive for algae growth, and making the lake
more susceptible to effects of climate change. And invasive species are a
Surfing on the Great Lakes has its own culture Second Wave (8/12) Surfing on the Great Lakes draws more adventurous surfers in recent years to
northern Michigan. While it may not be a surf mecca along the lines of Oahu,
it has a style all its own, say its devotees.
General Resources A Primer on Fresh Water Environment Canada Designed for educators, communities and organizations in a position to develop learning resources to enable Canadians to better understand their environment.
An Advocate's Field Guide to Protecting Lake Michigan Alliance for the Great Lakes After two years of research by organizations around Lake Michigan, this guidebook identifies basinwide threats; it is organized into three chapters: habitat restoration, toxic elimination and land and water conservation.
Drought Fact Sheets Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Water saving tips for different industries.
Michigan Water Use Reporting Program Michigan Department of Environmental Quality Michigan and the other states and provinces in the Great Lakes Region have enacted laws that require major water users to report water withdrawals made within the Great Lakes Basin. This information provides an environmental baseline for managing water resources in a more integrated manner and strengthens the legal basis for opposing unwarranted diversions of Great Lakes water to other regions of the country.
Water Supply Management Options for Northeastern Illinois University of Illinois at Chicago A report offering critical information about the Chicago metro region's water supply resources, the legal and institutional framework for Great Lakes diversion, and unique primary research materials, such as the Great Lakes Mediation Memorandum of Understanding between Illinois and the other Great Lakes states.
Water Sustainability Canadian Environmental Law Association CELA conducts extensive work on issues of water quality and quantity in the Great Lakes and beyond. View their collections of detailed and summary materials on diverse issues of water quality, quantity, management and protection.