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Michigan Water Strategy progress
The latest Michigan Department of Environmental Quality bulletin features Jon Allan, director of the Michigan Office of the Great Lakes, highlighting progress made in the first six months after the release of the Michigan Water Strategy, a 30-year plan to protect, manage, and enhance Michigan’s water resources.


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Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River forecast to remain high for another month
North Country Public Radio (5/23)
As Memorial Day weekend approaches, people are keeping a close eye on Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River.

Big cities struggling to connect with Great Lakes
Great Lakes Echo (5/23)
The question for Cleveland and many other Great Lakes cities is: How do you retrofit an old industrial giant?

Nor any drop to drink?: Why the Great Lakes face a murky future
The New York Times (5/23)
The new book ‘The Death and Life of the Great Lakes’ outlines the history of invaders of the Great Lakes, and what is needed to keep protecting the lakes.

U.S. can’t force Ohio to label Lake Erie ‘impaired’
The Toledo Blade (5/23)
Documents released late Monday show the federal government won’t compel the state to declare Ohio’s portion of western Lake Erie as impaired.

Fostering Great Lakes "curiosity, stewardship and passion," Inland Seas celebrates another sailing season
MLive (5/23)
In Suttons Bay, Michigan, another season is beginning for the Inland Seas Education Association, who helps people of all ages experience the science and spirit of the Great Lakes through shipboard and on-shore educational programs.

Toledo to host 2018 maritime convention
The Toledo Blade (5/23)
Toledo, Ohio, will host the 2018 International Ship Masters’ Association Convention. The event is a prestigious maritime convention, and 2018 will mark the 12th time Toledo has hosted.

DNR's Stream Fish Population Trend Viewer updated
WJMN-TV – Escanaba, MI (5/22)
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced the annual update to its web application designed to inform the public on local and regional trends in abundance, growth and survival of fish populations in streams across Michigan.

Scientists hope sterile males will reduce lamprey population
WWJ-TV – Detroit, MI (5/22)
Sterile sea lampreys will be released into three Michigan rivers in the continuing quest to control the aquatic parasites that threaten fish in the Great Lakes region.

New Detroit riverfront attraction offers live vessel tracking, maritime artifacts
MLive (5/22)
The Detroit-Wayne County Port Authority on Monday unveiled a new riverfront attraction, the Portal View - a used shipping container housing an interactive computer system displaying the locations of vessels on the Great Lakes.

EPA remains top target with Trump administration proposing 31 percent budget cut
The Washington Post (5/22)
Candidate Donald Trump vowed to get rid of the Environmental Protection Agency “in almost every form,” leaving only “little tidbits” intact. President Trump is making good on his promise to take a sledgehammer to the agency.

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