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July-December 2004 Articles

12/30 - Sewage Treatment Plant Delay
12/30 -
Plan would let sewage flow into Mich. lakes
12/30 - Feingold to work with Bush on Great Lakes protection
12/29 - Lake Superior Alliance recognizes Ashland mayor
12/29 - Efforts to protect lake not working
12/29 - OSU looking at how people affect Lake Erie
12/28 - $600,000 Available for Marine and Anadromous Fish Habitat Restoration
12/28 - Scientist calls for closing of Welland Canal
12/28 - Barrier may not keep Asian carp out of lake
12/27 - Study to show failed efforts to control invasive species in Great Lakes
12/27 - Activists endorse Bush water stategy -- if he means it
12/27 - Aqua Grand Mackinaw Inn recognized for beach preservation efforts
12/22 - Editorial: All area residents have a role in protecting lake

12/22 - In Leavitt's Wake, Kempthorne on Short List for EPA Head
12/22 - A new push to clean up the Great Lakes
12/21 - Opinion: Waukesha water debate pours down on Doyle
12/21 - Warming of Lake Tahoe fits in with global trend
12/21 - It's too soon to slow the flow of federal sewer money
12/20 - Sewer fees would raise millions for clean water
12/20 - Editorial: World coming together on global warming
12/20 - City hopes for help on Lakeshore erosion project
12/19 - State Department Says U.S. Should Join U.N. Oceans Treaty
12/19 - Editorial: Preserving the Great Lakes
12/19 - Sea of change
12/16 - Toronto's $800,000 weapon against winter
12/16 - ODNR gets $100,000 to fight erosion
12/16 - Water rates up 8.1 per cent
12/15 - Subdivision told it's unlikely to get water from lake
12/15 - New rules to protect Ontario's water
12/15 - EPA to pay for most of inlet cleanup
12/14 - Outlying counties warned about water
12/14 - Protecting the Great Lakes
12/14 - Fine for asbestos maker called 'sellout' by environmentalists
12/12 - The Great Divide: Battle line drawn in water wars

12/12 - Program aims to halt release of exotic fish

12/12 - Human intervention on Lake Michigan has created modern dilemmas
12/09 - Leaders agree to work together on Great Lakes cleanup; some want more funds
12/09 - Editorial: Great Lakes
12/09 - Designers welcome help planning water garden
12/08 - Lake Ontario shoreline
12/08 - $14 million in grants approved for two Lake Michigan dune areas
12/08 - Fox River cleanup still in early stages
12/07 - Great Lakes' water must be protected
12/07 - Where water goes
12/07 - Minntac considers new route for unwanted water
12/06 - Scientists dive in to explore Great Lakes water quality
12/06 - Groups to Join in Great Lakes Cleanup
12/06 - Waukesha offers to be water test case
12/01 - Environmentalists See Trouble Ahead
12/01 - Good news washes up on MC flood plain
12/01 - PSC to appeal recent ruling on power plant
11/30 -
Pollution Hazard: State must put more study into mega-farm waste
11/30 - IU scientists study toxins in Great Lakes
11/30 - Deal might drop Canada's veto over Great Lakes diversions
11/28 - Bayfield gets grant for zero-discharge wastewater plant
11/28 - Arctic melt won't flood the Great Lakes
11/28 - Racine mayor, area leaders to sign pledge to save Great Lakes
11/27 - Native groups invited to participate in Great Lakes water agreement
11/27 - Canadians mull latest Great Lakes water plan
11/27 - PWC may be allowed along Pictured Rocks
11/24 - Flame Retardant Found in Lake Michigan
11/24 - Tribes want bigger role in regulating water withdrawals
11/24 - Legislation extends Great Lakes drilling ban
11/23 - Press Release: EPA to discuss possible Great Lakes Legacy...
11/23 - Unusual tribal gathering objects to water deal
11/23 - Bergson, Ross to sign Great Lakes Declaration
11/22 - Opinion: Lake bottoms need protection, too
11/22 - Protecting the Great Lakes
11/22 - Cities swamped by sewer costs
11/21 - Dayton Secures $550,000 to Eliminate Sewage Overflow
11/21 -
Utilities gave Doyle cash as projects OK'd
11/21 - Great Lakes region fearful of losing precious water
11/18 - Waukegan Harbor cleanup to clear way for renewal
11/18 - Differing views offered on Marquette Greenway
11/18 - Asian carp discovery fuels fears of infestation
11/17 - Public should attend meeting on river spills
11/17 - Leavitt signs regulation to improve health at nation's beaches
11/17 - Toxic mud spurs study of health risk to residents
11/16 - Great Lakes are facing gravest challenges ever
11/16 - Level of protection in draft Great Lakes Charter Annex agreements not high enough
11/16 - Won't sign Great Lakes water deal, Ontario says
11/14 - Ontario demands tougher protection for Great Lakes in U.S. deal
11/14 - Plan to limit water exports from Great Lakes debated
11/14 - Down drain, they remain
11/11 - Wisconsin governor approves six land purchases
11/11 - Federal funds sought for work along lake's shore
11/11 - Wisconsin Resident Receives National Parks Award
11/09 - Conference considers Ohio's potential for wind power
11/09 - EPA Acts to Make Beaches Cleaner and Safer
11/09 - EPA signs bacteria rule for water quality standards
11/07 - Opinion: Protect our Great Lakes from misuse
11/07 - About rip currents
11/07 - Job One for state legislators is Water Legacy Act
11/06 -
Carp barrier New electric 'wall' to keep giant fish out of Lake Michigan
11/06 - DEQ measures pH; Tank farm area water tested
11/06 - Greenbelt plan: prize winning formula
11/03 - Watersheds Threatened By Storm Water Runoff
11/03 - Lake commission awards project grants
11/03 - Press Release: EPA Takes Actions to Protect Aquatic Life
11/02 - Questions and answers about the Annex 2001 agreement

11/02 - Money's there, but seller isn't for island preservation
11/02 - Editorial: Strong action needed on lakes' invasive species
11/01 - Predator fish's origin a mystery
11/01 - Snakehead scare over for now
11/01 - Safe and Sound: Protecting Kids from Environmental Hazards
10/31 - Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary Breaks Ground on Great Lakes
10/31 - Lake Michigan water issue delayed
10/31 - Great Lakes region fights to protect its water
10/28 - Syracuse hopes to save energy using Lake Ontario water

10/28 - Council sinks marina proposal
10/28 - Residents push for lake water
10/27 - New war cry: Let's get snakehead
10/27 - Sewer bills may rise to protect lake
10/27 - Editorial: Asian Carp
10/24 - As world gets thirstier, Great Lakes region debates how to protect its water
10/24 - Statistics about Great Lakes water use
10/23 - Parliamentary committee to study Great Lakes deal
10/23 - Plan ignites debate over home-field advantage for Great Lakes water users
10/23 - Exotics threaten Great Lakes food web, report says
10/20 - MP wants to ban water exports

10/20 - Great Lakes farmers worry about limits on water use
10/20 - Great Lakes blueprint
10/19 - Little cost to cut 90 percent of mercury emissions, says environmental group
10/19 - Scientists relieved they don't find northern snakehead in Chicago harbor
10/19 - EDITORIAL: Ominous silence on Great Lakes
10/18 - Toxic algae blooming in some Michigan lakes
10/17 - Wege funds coalition aimed at Great Lakes cleanup, education

10/17 - Mercury in waters worries tribes

10/17 - 'Frankenfish' found in Chicago

10/17 - Great Lakes proposal a mistake, report says
10/17 - Office of Management and Budget Blocked EPA Clean-Up of Air
10/14 - Jeffords seeks barrier for Lake Champlain
10/14 - Monster carp scare Chicago
10/14 - 'Frankenfish' invader found in Lake Michigan

10/13 - Officials Want To Destroy Flowering Plants Along Lake Erie
10/13 - Great Lakes to Get Asian Carp Barrier
10/13 - Great Lakes bill awaits passage amid criticis
10/11 - Study: States too underfunded to prevent water pollution
10/11 - Democrats say Farhat's Great Lakes proposal isn't enough
10/11 - Environmentally Speaking - Does the environment get a vote?
10/09 - Huntley elected to lead Great Lakes Commission
10/09 - Cuyahoga River closer to removal from most-polluted list
10/09 - Ontario Plans to Toughen Environmental Laws Against Spills

09/15 - The Great Lakes remain a dumping ground for waste
09/15 - An old enemy persists
09/14 - Could Beer Coasters Really Help Save the Great Lakes?
09/14 - Great Lakes report warns of another Walkerton
09/13 - Michigan governor says Bush flip-flops on Great Lakes water diversion
09/13 - More mercury restrictions for the Great Lakes urged
09/13 - New pathogens, mercury threaten Great Lakes, health...
09/13 - IJC Report on Great Lakes Water Quality Issued...
09/13 - Kerry releases plan to protect lakes, promises no diversions
09/12 - Rusty crawfish causing problems in Great Lakes
09/12 - Great Lakes plan: Go on the defense
09/12 - Coming: Our late Great Lakes?
09/08 - Survey gauges impact of Lake Ontario, St. Lawrence River boating
09/08 - Diversion rules face rough waters to gain approval
09/08 - State fights lake invaders with decals
09/07 - Exotic Species: War on invasive species continues
09/07 - A glance at Bush's record on parks, Great Lakes
09/07 - New bill to aid Great Lakes
09/06 - Citing wetlands, Sierra Club tries to stop highway project
09/06 - Fox River fuels Lake Michigan algae outbreaks
09/06 - Advocates for the environment are still needed, author says
09/05 - Jenner & Block Secures Environmental Win to Protect Lake Michigan
09/05 - Granholm uses Fenton visit to push Great Lakes proposal
09/05 - Harvesting the rain
09/01 - Water safe to drink despite odd taste, odour
09/01 - Lake Erie island’s wells are tested
09/01 - Great Lakes in the spotlight: Election year a good time...
08/31 - Wauconda Residents Worry About Drinking Water
08/31 - Waukesha officials to pursue details on lake water plan
08/31 - Report: Great Lakes not protected
08/30 - Drilling into a cross-border treaty
08/30 - Sea lamprey making return to Lake Erie
08/30 - Meeting to focus on Great Lakes
08/29 - Sewer Overflows Still Pose Health and Environmental Concerns
08/29 - Illinois Officials Fight to Keep Invasive Carp out of Great Lakes
08/29 - EPA leader touts president's plan to protect Great Lakes
08/24 - Tests find poison in Lake Champlain algae
08/24 - Lab aims to forecast Great Lakes water woes
08/24 - Scientists test dead wildlife
08/23 - Lake Erie coastline targeted for cleanup
08/23 - State of world's fisheries makes scientists nervous
08/23 - Great Lakes water siphoning at risk
08/22 - Great Lakes on a comeback, thanks to heavy rain
08/22 - Campaign generates new focus on Great Lakes
08/22 - Great Lakes management proposal to be reviewed
08/18 - Mercury weighing heavily on lake lovers

08/18 - Film star Alec Baldwin helps promote deep water cooling...
08/18 - Lake Ontario water cools Toronto offices
08/17 - Blackening the Skies
08/17 - Apostle Islands looks to get opinions about relaxing snowmobile ...
08/16 - An eye to the future: Great Lakes restoration plan needs public input
08/16 - Dems begin push to protect Great Lakes
08/16 - Bush, opponents debate Great Lakes water protection
08/13 - Great Lakes need more funding for restoration
08/13 - Billions being proposed to clean up Great Lakes
08/13 - EPA chief visits Lake Ontario
08/10 - Speak out for a plan to prevent water exports
08/10 - Delayed toxic cleanup puts public at risk
08/10 - We must protect our Great Lakes
08/09 - Seaway reopens after chemical spill
08/09 - Public can discuss Great Lakes plan
08/09 - Toxic algae is muscling into region
08/08 - Government lakes study aims to help protect species
08/08 - Racine closes its beaches
08/08 - Chemical spill shuts part of St. Lawrence Seaway
08/04 - New nature preserve grows on dredge site
08/04 - Study warns of Great Lakes fish mercury levels
08/04 - Protect the Great Lakes -- DeWine
07/29 - Lugar Visits Lake Michigan Research Station
07/29 - Utilities Ordered to Kill Fewer Fish
07/28 - DEQ Chief: Preventing Water Diversion is Job 1
07/28 - Business Stands With Shoreline Owners
07/28 - Don't Go in the Water
07/27 - Former Case Plant to be Razed
07/27 - Loving the Lake Levels
07/27 - Purchase of Steel Mill Lakefront Land First Step in Shoreline Rehab
07/26 - Ontario - McGuinty Government to Protect Great Lakes
07/26 - EDITORIAL - Stronger Defense Against Invaders Needed for Lakes
07/26 - Exotic Species Slip Through Ballast Rule Loophole
07/23 - EDITORIAL - Health of the Great Lakes Affect Us All

07/22 - Governors unveil plan for Lake Erie
07/22 - States, Canadian officials sign pact to protect Great Lakes
07/22 - Great Lakes plan buoys boaters
07/20 - Great Lakes restoration spurs fight for funds

07/19 - Our Great Lake
07/19 - Measures unveiled to protect Great Lakes from large diversions
07/19 - Nearby regions could tap Great Lakes under plan
07/18 - AGs want to regulate ocean ships
07/18 - Toronto cools off using Lake Ontario waters
07/18 - McHugh secures money for Lake Ontario/St. Lawrence River study
07/16 - States Join Suit in Effort To Protect the Great Lakes
07/16 - Great Lakes beware, the Asian carp are here
07/16 - New Great Lakes rules expected on Monday
07/13 - Health posting at Lake Superior beach
07/13 - IJC Cheers Groundbreaking for Asian Carp Barrier
07/13 - Great Lakes debate boils over in Lansing
07/12 - Lake can take some pollution, but experts still worry about overflows, runoff
07/12 - Dems after Lakes action
07/12 - Lawmakers sign pledge to protect Great Lakes
07/11 - Mayors to discuss federal mandates at Great Lakes conference
07/11 - Biologists target Great Lakes sea lampreys
07/11 - Lake Michigan boaters cautioned about invasive flea
07/09 - More sewage at more sites was dumped
07/09 - Lampreys an ecological disaster
07/09 - Governor gets a fisherman's close-up look at Lake Erie
07/06 - Leaders look for ways to protect lake
07/06 - Wisconsin expected to remain a top Wyoming coal buyer
07/06 - Lake Superior faces development pressure
07/05 - Canadian environmental group tackles Americans over mercury pollution
07/05 - Toronto beaches tapped for North America's first safe-swimming program
07/05 - Beach visitors don't believe lake water safe
07/03 - Bluewater Group Employs Scientist Garry Palmateer
07/03 - Tour shows nearshore water quality is good
07/03 - Pollutant level rising in Great Lakes gull eggs


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