What's New on GLIN Lake Erie Sport Fishing Workshop At the Lake Erie Sport Fishing Workshop at Ohio State University's Stone Lab, expert instructors will teach you fishing techniques, show you how to use technology to improve your fishing experience, and take you to some of the best fishing spots on Lake Erie. The three-day workshop takes place Aug. 29-31.
In the News 5 people who should visit the Apostle Islands Sun Prairie Star (7/29) If you’re looking for over-commercialized shops, chain restaurants, and ginormous waterparks, you won’t see yourself on this list. So give these descriptions a read and see if the Apostle Islands appeal to you for your next vacation
Freighter that went aground in Lake St. Clair refloated The Detroit News (7/29) A 656-foot freighter that went aground in Lake St. Clair over the weekend has been refloated and will resume its trip to Montreal after one to two days of inspections, including an underwater survey of its hull.
Sweep of Muskingum system finds no bighead, silver carp The Toledo Blade (7/29) In April, it was learned from a report released by the Nature Conservancy and several other entities that a number of water samples taken from the Muskingum River had tested positive for the environmental DNA (eDNA) of bighead carp.
Wastewater treatment facility online in Iroquois Cornwall Seaway News (7/29) Thanks to a funding partnership between Canada, Ontario and the Municipality of South Dundas, the Iroquois Wastewater Treatment Plant is fully upgraded and operational.
Innovative plan to address Lake Erie dredging issue Dredging Today (7/29) Addressing the problems associated with how to deal with dredging sediment has been one that has been sought for more than 30 years. Increased efforts are needed now more than ever with the algae blooms problems in Lake Erie
Cyberspace first stop for beachgoers Niagara Falls Review (7/28) The Niagara Falls region makes water quality results available tot he public, with online beach details including whether water is safe for swimming, water temperature, maps, information about beach amenities such as washrooms and parking, and links to weather forecasts for both lakes Erie and Ontario.
Cliffs fights for its life against hedge fund Duluth News Tribune (7/27) The view from Cliffs Natural Resources’ Minnesota operations looks pretty good, but the Cleveland-based mining company is fighting for its life, with the decisive battle set for Tuesday.