Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Tag: Lake Erie

Farmers, Municipalities to Reduce Phosphorus in the Thames River

A new initiative launched this week, called The Thames River Phosphorus Reduction Collaborative, is developing innovative tools, practices and technologies to help farmers and...

Great Lakes Mayors Call for Leadership from Canada

At their annual meeting and conference, hosted by outgoing chair Mayor Denis Coderre, in Montreal, member mayors of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence...

Oil Infrastructure in the Great Lakes Region

Three research papers were recently released that focus on oil transportation in the Great Lakes region. Commissioned by the Great Lakes Commission (GLC), the papers address...

Modelling the Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species in Great Lakes

Already, 2017 has seen increased vigilance from Canadian provinces with respect to aquatic invasive species (AIS). A new study released earlier this month tracked the...

Two Weeks to Comment on Draft Action Plan for Lake Erie...

Only two weeks remain to provide input to Canadian and Ontario governments on the draft Action Plan to address the algae problem. Phosphorus pollution is a...

Northeast-Midwest Institute on Bi-National Great Lakes Efforts

The Northeast-Midwest Institute (NEMWI), a U.S. not-for-profit focused on economic development in and around the Great Lakes, has commented on the International Joint Commission...

63 U.S. Representatives Write Letter for Great Lakes Funding

United States congressional representatives have appealed directly to the president that he provide $300 million to support the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) in...

New President and CAO of Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Cities...

The Board of Directors of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative (Cities Initiative) has announced that John Dickert will has been selected...

Canada-Ontario Release Draft Action Plan for Addressing Algal Blooms in Lake...

The Governments of Canada and Ontario have released a draft action plan that will help to reduce high amounts of phosphorus and the growth...

Great Lakes Mayors Troubled by U.S. Budget Cuts

The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative (Cities Initiative), a coalition of mayors from over 125 cities across the basin representing over 17...

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