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New York Sea Grant is looking to hire college and graduate students to serve as Launch Stewards at waterfront venues in Cayuga, Jefferson, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, and Wayne counties in 2014. The Launch Stewards also participate in educational outreach, and also collect boater usage and invasive species data.


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New York court leaves turbine project dangling in the wind
Great Lakes Echo (4/16)
An appeals court has refused to order a local government to extend a special use permit for a proposed multimillion-dollar 29-turbine wind farm in Western New York.

U.S. Steel open to city offers for unused Hamilton port lands
Hamilton Spectator (4/16)
Speculation about the fate of the 328-hectare property ramped up late last year after the Pittsburgh-based company announced the permanent end of steelmaking on the harbourfront site.

Plan tackles Duluth's Park Point development
Duluth News Tribune (4/16)
After about 1Ĺ years in the making, a plan to guide Park Pointís development could finally be nearing completion, with the Duluth Planning Commission slated to weigh in on the document tonight.

EDITORIAL: Sustain momentum on Great Lakes cleanup
Star Tribune (4/15)
Federal cuts could jeopardize the Great Lakes cleanup progress, especially in Minnesota.

Dozens of ships at Soo Locks await ice cutter convoy to cross Lake Superior
Up North Live (4/15)
There are currently more than 40 ships waiting to get through the Soo Locks due to the lingering ice cover on the water.

Michigan dam breaks, river hits record level
WLNS (4/15)
A Michigan dam has failed on a man-made lake in Roscommon County, Muskegon, MI due to the rising of the Muskegon River.

Sediment canít be dumped in Lake Erie
The Columbus Dispatch (4/15)
Environmental officials approved the dredging of Cleveland Harbor and the Cuyahoga River but said the sediment canít be dumped in Lake Erie.

Long winter may have lasting effects across Ontario
Global News (4/15)
This winter has been tough on everyone and everything, but it could prove more of a challenge to other life, not necessarily bad challenges though.

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