What's New on GLIN IAGLR 2017 Registration is now open for the 2017 International Association for Great Lakes Research (IAGLR) Conference, to be held May 15-19 in Detroit, Michigan. A great program is in store with four days of scientific sessions and speakers focusing on the theme From Cities to Farms: Shaping Great Lakes Ecosystems.
Raising fish no easy task Petoskey News-Review (3/27) Oden State Fish Hatchery located in Oden, Michigan, is the only hatchery of the state that feeds into the Huron Watershed and it is the brood stock supplier for the state for brown and rainbow trout.
Author explores ĎThe Death and Life of the Great Lakesí Watertown Daily Times (3/26) ďThe Death and Life of the Great LakesĒ takes readers through the science, politics, history and economics of the Great Lakes, beginning with European explorers arriving in the 1600s and struggling when they met the St. Lawrence.
Budget riles area tourism businesses The Toledo Blade (3/26) A federally funded effort to clean up Lake Erie has been targeted for elimination by President Trump, a move that has riled local business leaders who fear the proposed cuts would have severe economic consequences across northern Ohio.
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored West Fargo Pioneer (3/26) In Michigan, the Rock of Ages Lighthouse has greeted visitors approaching Isle Royale National Park since 1908, and the preservation society is planning a multi-year project beginning this summer to restore the lighthouse to a 1930s look.
Large crowd packs Lake Erie Center to discuss environmental changes The Toledo Blade (3/24) In Ohio, President Trumpís plan to cut spending for Great Lakes programs drew an overflow crowd to the University of Toledoís Lake Erie Center for one of six meetings the IJC is holding across the Great Lakes basin to discuss the regionís environmental challenges.