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Cold spring causing slow melt on Great Lakes

TORONTO – It may be hard to believe that we’re a full month into spring, especially if you’re looking at the Great Lakes.

As of April 23, the… 225 more words

Weather

Canada-Ontario Agreement targets aquatic invasives in Great Lakes

Beefing up protections against aquatic invasive species like Asian carp has taken a prominent place in the latest Canada-Ontario Agreement (COA) governing how both governments aim to work together on protecting the Great Lakes. 602 more words

Environment

Home, sweet home...

We made the trip home in our normal long 2-day drive and on our arrival, found all pretty much as we left it. However, after 3 months away, my parents arrived to their home north of Traverse City to find their well frozen–no water. 221 more words

Great Lakes

Beer Review #65: Great Lakes Chillwave Double IPA

In trying to branch out and stop wasting my time writing beer reviews that are only read by my mom, I’ve started working on some pitches for TV shows. 656 more words

Beer Review

University of Waterloo researchers study plastic garbage in the Great Lakes

WATERLOO — Plastic is everywhere, and with good reason: it’s cheap, lightweight, and durable and can be turned into practically anything, from filmy plastic wrap to colourful children’s toys to vital components in a computer or a heart valve. 834 more words

Kitchener

Coast Guard Wraps Up Icebreaking To Open Shipping Lanes

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard says it has wrapped up more than four months of icebreaking to open shipping lanes on the lower Great Lakes. 87 more words

News

Lake Superior Evening

A windy evening along the shores of Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.