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Kickoff planned for St. Marys River restoration project
The Associated Press (6/28)
In Michigan, officials are kicking off a long-awaited environmental restoration project for the Little Rapids portion of the St. Marys River, which links Lakes Huron and Superior.

Restored St. Joseph beacons appear as they did in 1932
MLive (6/28)
St. Joseph, Mich., has had several lighthouses, dating back to 1832. After an extensive restoration, the lighthouses now appear as they did at that time.

CDC launches national reporting system, information website for harmful algal blooms
The Plain Dealer (6/27)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention launched the first national reporting system for harmful algal blooms.

Oil spill in water near FitzPatrick nuclear plant
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle (6/27)
A discoloration of the water near the FitzPatrick nuclear plant located near Oswego, N.Y., was identified as an oil spill, according to a spokesperson for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Aecon, SNC-Lavalin share further $392M in Darlington refurbishment work
The Canadian Press (6/27)
Ontario Power Generation has awarded two more contracts for refurbishment work to overhaul steam turbine generators at the Darlington nuclear power plant on Lake Ontario east of Oshawato, Ont.

Should tourism support environmental protection?
Great Lakes Echo (6/27)
Itís too early to know if national and international attention on the municipal water crisis in Flint, Mich., may tarnish the Great Lakes regionís image of pure water. But there is a tie between the perceived quality of water and its value, experts say.

Communities struggle with tourist influx at Pictured Rocks
The Associated Press (6/27)
Communities in Michigan's Upper Peninsula are struggling to deal with a growing influx of tourists visiting Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

See NASA images of Michigan's Sleeping Bear Dunes, Isle Royale, from space
MLive (6/27)
A trio of images released by NASA this month show how pretty a couple of favorite Northern Michigan spots look from space.

Groups work to restore monarch butterfly habitat in Marquette
WJMN-TV - Marquette, MI (6/27)
The monarch butterfly has seen a population decline of 80 percent in recent years. Environmental groups in Marquette, Mich., are working to reverse the decline.

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