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16 years in the making: Water level plan for Lake Ontario, St. Lawrence River approved
WRVO – Oswego, NY (12/9)
The U.S. and Canada approved a new plan for managing water levels and flows along the St. Lawrence River and eastern Lake Ontario.

Committee hears refined dock project option
Lake County News Chronicle (12/9)
The Two Harbors Safe Harbor Committee met Monday to hear a presentation of the latest design suggestion for the Agate Bay Transient Dock in Two Harbors, Minnesota.

Researchers creating warning system for low oxygen water
Great Lakes Echo (12/9)
Researchers are developing a system to warn Ohio water managers when unpalatable, harmful water from Lake Erie is heading their way.

Bartlett to switch to Lake Michigan water in 2019
Daily Herald (12/8)
Bartlett, Illinois, trustees have chosen to make Lake Michigan the village’s water source beginning in 2019, changing from a decades-long arrangement in which half came from Fox River and half from local wells.

Environmentalists drop lawsuit over expired Minntac permit
St. Paul Pioneer Press (12/8)
A lawsuit filed last month by environmentalist groups against the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has been dismissed.

Nuclear plant on Lake Michigan plans to permanently shut down
NBC Chicago (12/8)
In Covert Township, Michigan, a nuclear power plant with a recent history of reported leaks and shutdowns is expected to power down permanently in late 2018.

Forest Legacy Programs looks to future
WJMN-TV - Escanaba, MI (12/8)
The Forest Legacy program, in which private forest landholders can transfer rights to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources to protect healthy forests, looks to fund its eighth program in Michigan.

Hicks-Hudson asks Trump for stronger U.S. oversight of Lake Erie
Toledo Blade (12/8)
In Ohio, Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudsons asked President-Elect Donald Trump to issue an executive order for stronger federal oversight of Lake Erie.

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