Great Lakes Wiki
The Great Lakes Wiki is devoted
to the citizens of the Great Lakes and their stories about our great
natural resources. The web site uses special software that enables
anyone to add articles and content, or edit the content of others.
Established as a response to a lack of environmental coverage of
Great Lakes stories by the region's newspapers, the wiki broadens
the possibilities of sharing information and building a Great Lakes
Michigan's Great Lakes Circle
This web site
offers specific driving routes for the Circle Tours around lakes
Erie, Huron, Michigan and Superior.
Aquatic Invasive Species Student Poster
The Michigan DEQ's Office of the Great Lakes is
sponsoring a student poster contest for middle school students
grades 6-8 to raise public awareness about aquatic invasive species
prevention and control. Posters are due April 25 .
Toxics Release Inventory
The Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) is a database
containing detailed information on chemicals and chemical categories
that industrial and federal facilities manage through disposal or
other releases, and waste management for recycling, energy recovery,
or treatment. U.S. EPA released the 2005 TRI data on March 22.
Changing Ice Cover on Lakes Erie and St.
New images from NASA
illustrate how ice has advanced and retreated over the surface of
Lake Erie in recent weeks.