What's New on GLIN Love Lake Michigan Have you visited GLIN's July Site of the Month yet? The honor goes to Love Lake Michigan, created by the Lake Michigan Forum. Love Lake Michigan aims to increase awareness of the value of Lake Michigan and catalyze action to protect it through education, engagement and citizen empowerment. Visit today and sign the pledge to Love Lake Michigan!
Steam ferry connects two states across Lake Michigan The Columbus Dispatch (7/27) A cursory glance at a road map suggests that a traveler who persists in driving west on U.S. 10 from Ludington, Mich. will get very, very wet. But there is a treat in store for travelers who are interested in exploring a piece of floating history, or just in cutting hours off the drive around Lake Michigan to Wisconsin.
Lake Erie seeks submissions for photo contest The Penn News (7/27) Great Lake enthusiasts who want to capture the essence of Lake Erie life
digitally — or on film — can enter the Ohio Lake Erie Commission 2014 Life
on Lake Erie photo contest.
Lake Michigan seeing influx of drum activity The Post-Tribune (7/26) Freshwater drum are coming on strong in southern Lake Michigan. Illinois Lake Michigan program head Vic Santucci said creel surveys showed the catch nearly doubled in Illinois to 6,000 drum in 2013.
Lake Huron fishery recovers, but anglers skeptical The Associated Press (7/26) More than a decade after its prized chinook salmon crashed, Lake Huron is fertile fishing territory once more, with fast-growing populations of native species such as walleye and lake trout, biologists say.