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It took me forever to put together this week’s Great Lakes environmental news, alerts, jobs and events, as there’s so much going on. But this week’s articles are particularly mindblowing. 
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More info: Craig Minowa Craig@GreatLakesDirectory.org
Environmental Association for Great Lakes Education (EAGLE)
More headlines, action alerts, resources, grants, jobs, free activist software at http://www.GreatLakesDirectory.org
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QUOTE OF THE WEEK:
"If the wars of this century were fought over oil, the wars of the next century will be fought over water." 
1995 World Bank vice president Ismail Serageldin 
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FACT OF THE WEEK:
UN predicts that two-thirds of the world's population will live in water-scarce regions by 2025, and many of them in regions previously considered water-rich, like the United States. 
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THIS WEEK’S ACTION ALERT:

ACTION ALERT- Send Fax to Get Great Lakes Protection at World Summit
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/earthsummit.htm

THIS WEEK'S NEWS HEADLINES:
8/21 - World Running Short on Water 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082102_water_shortage.htm

8/21 - Water Privatization to Be Big Topic at Earth Summit 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082102_water_crisis.htm

8/21 - Why Bush Will Not Attend Summit 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082102_world_summit.htm

8/21 - Wisconsin Looks to Store Water Underground (WI) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/wi/082102_aquifer.htm

8/21 - Exotic Species Swallow Nation: New York Times Feature Story 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082102_exotic_species.htm

8/21 - Schedule for Earth Summit Released 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082102_earth_summit.htm

8/21 - Niagara River: Once Highly Toxic, Now Getting Cleaner (NY) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/ny/082102_niagara.htm

8/21 - Ohio Gets Severe Warning from EPA (OH) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082002_great_lakes.htm

8/20 - UN Says Wars Over Water are Rising Issue 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082002_water_crisis.htm

8/20 - Asian Carp May Spread Through Great Lakes 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082002_asian_carp.htm

8/20 - Gas Pipeline To Cross Lake Erie- Project Delays 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082002_lake_erie.htm

8/20 - Report: Water Diseases Could Kill Millions 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082002_water_disease.htm

8/20 - Ontario To Protect Water From Farm Runoff 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/on/082002_farm_runoffT.htm

8/20 - St. Lawrence Seaway Belugas Threatened 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/082002_beluga.htm

8/19 - Millions Look to Global Water Export 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/081802_water_export.htm

8/19 - U.S. Beach Water Testing Methods May Be Flawed 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/081602_water_testing.htm

8/19 - Half of U.S. Under Drought- EPA Offers Water Saving Tips 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/081602_drought.htm

8/18 - Save the Wetlands, Help the Lake, Experts Say 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/mi/081902_wetlands.htm

8/18 - Pennsylvania Cleans Up Illegal Dumps (PA) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/pa/081602_illegal_dumps.htm

8/17 - Public Retains Domain of Valuable Lake Michigan Shoreline (WI) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/wi/081702_lake_michigan.htm

8/16 - U.N. Says Earth Summit Must Address Water Crisis 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/081602_water_crisis.htm

8/16 - Ontario Power Company Investigated for Excessive Mercury Pollution (ON) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/on/081602_mercury_pollution.htm

8/16 - Fight Against Sea Lampreys Going Well 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/081602_sea_lamprey.htm

8/15 - Drought Plagues Almost Half of U.S. 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/081502_drought.htm

8/15 - Milwaukee Dumped Raw Sewage In Lake Michigan for 19 Hours (WI) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/wi/081502_sewage.htm

8/15 - EPA Starts PCB Cleanup in Michigan (MI) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/mi/081502_great_lakes.htm

8/15 - Slow progress toward cleaning up Indiana's waters (IN) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/in/081502_great_lakes.htm

8/15 - Wisconsin Eco-Water News Briefs (CANOE) (WI) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/wi/081502_great_lakes.htm

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GREAT LAKES ENVIRONMENTAL JOBS:
(More jobs at http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/jobs.htm)
Posted 08/21/2002: Wetland Restoration Oureach paid internship (WI) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/wi/082102_job.htm

Posted 08/14/2002: Outreach Coordinator at International Wolf Center (MN) http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/mn/081402_job.htm
Posted 08/08/2002: Land Use Planner (MI) 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/zarticles/080802_landuseplanner.htm

AUGUST/SEPT  GREAT LAKES ENVIRONMENTAL EVENTS: 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org/events.htm
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Great Lakes Directory 
http://www.greatlakesdirectory.org and
Environmental Association for Great Lakes Education (EAGLE) http://EAGLE-EcoSource.org 
394 Lake Avenue South, Suite #308
Duluth, MN 55802
cell:(218) 940-7186
fax:(240)526-2670
Craig@GreatLakesDirectory.org 



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