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January 2019

 

New Farm Bill Includes Provisions for Drinking Water, Conservation Practices

Beacon Journal/Ohio.com editorial board: The president’s new rule to weaken the Clean Water Act

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U.S. EPA restores Great Lakes Advisory Board

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Toledo receives $1.9M to expand dredge facility

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Ohio officials describe dredging projects coming to Lorain, Toledo, Conneaut ports

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DeWine to prioritize Lake Erie

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Ohio EPA awarding nearly $3 million in grants to reduce algae blooms

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Dredging up some good ideas

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Authorize plan, end threat of Asian carp to Lake Erie

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Conneaut to host public meeting on Tuesday

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Partial government shutdown affects monitoring of conditions in the Great Lakes

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DeWine named vice chair of regional Great Lakes panel

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Stabenow, Peters to Army Corps of Engineers: Promise not to divert Great Lakes funds to border wall

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U.S. Supreme Court set to decide next month whether to hear Lake Michigan beach ownership dispute

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Lake Erie dominates TMACOG meeting

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Cleveland Water Alliance to promote solutions to Lake Erie problems with ErieHack 2.0

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Lake Erie Ports Will Benefit from State Funding for Beneficial Use Projects

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Sprawling Recreational Opportunities

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2 Great Lakes levels could hit record, forecast finds

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Environmental law center brings new lawsuit over algae cleanup

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Sheehy named to Great Lakes panel

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Army engineers release projected water levels in Great Lakes

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Lake Erie Wind Project: Do Benefits Outweigh Risks?

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Editorial: Lake Erie’s problems are now Gov. Mike DeWine’s to tackle

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Monitoring algal blooms in the Great Lakes Basin

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Bill would protect Great Lakes funds from border wall

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Peters, Stabenow, others reintroduce bipartisan bill to bolster Great Lakes funding

February 2019

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Budget bill includes Lake Erie funding

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U.S. Supreme Court won't change Indiana ruling: Lake Michigan's shoreline belongs to all Hoosiers

 

 

Great Lakes Partners pursues Great Lakes Coastal Resiliency Study

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Legal Rights for Lake Erie? Voters in Ohio City Will Decide

March 2019

 

Lawsuit filed against Lake Erie Bill of Rights

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Lake Erie Bill of Rights gets approval from Toledo voters

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Aid to farmers to reduce fertilizer runoff announced

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Ohio Farm Bureau watches Lake Erie Bill of Rights vote

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Budget bill includes Lake Erie funding

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Great Lakes, Lake Erie get $28.6 million to battle blooms, Asian carp

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DeWine promises water quality initiative

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For Health and Habitat: Rescuing the Great Lakes

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Illinois governor signals support for project to block Asian carp

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Gov. Mike DeWine proposes more money for roads, children in State of the State speech

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Voters give Lake Erie rights

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Cover crops and 'no-till' called future of farming by soil expert

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This is a presentation on HAB's with high focus on Lake Erie. Please ignore the various "sales" factors in favor of the information so contained.

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NMMA identifies reports showing the negative environmental effects of ethanol.

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Gov. DeWine renews focus on health of Lake Erie

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EDITORIAL: Every new delay makes it more likely Asian carp will invade Lake Michigan

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Advocates Seek More Funding for Great Lakes Water Quality

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Newly Hatched Invasive Grass Carp Found in Maumee River, Ohio

   

Ohio governor wants nearly $1B for Lake Erie, waterways

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Farmers paid to reduce runoff

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Great Lakes climate change report: What you need to know

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 Trump budget would end ban on dumping dredged materials in Lake Erie

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 UW-Madison professor: Great Lakes tsunamis found to spur rip currents

April 2019

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 Canada – climate change report 
 The Canadian Government released Canada’s Changing Climate Report 2019 (CCCR2019). The report documents that the climate of Canada as a whole is changing at twice the global average and that the climate of the Canadian Arctic is changing even faster. (4/1/19) [https://changingclimate.ca/CCCR2019/], 

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 President Donald Trump reverses course on Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

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New City Council panel to focus on threats to Lake Erie water quality and protecting Cleveland

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Stopping algae blooms may start on farmlands

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Lake Erie Wind Farm Gets Final Federal Permit, Awaits State Approval

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Climate change impacts region

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Stream quality not improving

 

 

Farmers get incentives

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EPA Administrator backs President Trump’s reversal on Great Lakes cleanup money

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If nothing else, Lake Erie panel should strive to make Clevelanders lake-defending activists, council President Kevin Kelley says

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Lake Michigan and Lake Huron to gain nearly a foot of water, 8 trillion gallons by summer

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Letter: Clean Water Rule has made Ohio healthier

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Lake Erie is a priority for new ODNR director

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Western Reserve Land Conservancy reaches preservation milestone

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Issues Of The Environment: Past And Future Impacts Of The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

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Gov. DeWine wants $1.2 billion in projected budget surpluses to fund wish list

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Ohio needs to stop letting smaller livestock farms pollute Lake Erie: editorial

    Watch: Lake Erie activist addresses the United Nations
   
Do we know the truth about algae blooms?
    Recycling Boats
May 2019 BAO Lake Erie expected to tie record May high water level, could break all-time high in June
    ‘Lake Erie’ can’t participate in lawsuit over Toledo’s clean-water law, federal judge says
    Federal agencies ask for public comments on next Great Lakes restoration plan
    Improving our watersheds to improve our lake
    Ohio buying 118 acres to expand state nature preserve
  NBF Great Lakes ESI Update Bill Info
  BAO High-tech buoys give scientists insight into Great Lakes conditions
    Ghanbari, Patterson introduce legislation creating H2Ohio Endowment Board
    Technology, Data, Tariffs: The most prominent topics of the 2019 Great Lakes Economic Forum

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July 2019

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Bill would create long-term fund for water projects

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The Great Lakes could be on the ‘edge of an invasion’ by a little-discussed species of Asian carp

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Winds of Change: Wind turbines on Lake Erie spark big support and big debate

 

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Ohio House OK's permanent fund for cleaning up lakes, rivers

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Entrepreneurs pitch big ideas to protect Lake Erie at Cleveland Water Alliance ErieHack 2.0

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Clean water plan OK’d, but only for 2 years; DeWine wants 10

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New water bill benefits Lake Erie

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Farm Bill broken down: Brown’s adviser highlights clean water, technology

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Marinas recognized for protecting Lake Erie

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There are no tides on the Great Lakes. Here’s why

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record water levels on Lake Erie

 

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Great Lakes water levels continue surge; 2 set records

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Marina maladies: Rossford, state officials seek solutions for flooding problems

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Sunday event to help you prevent invasive species

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Over $400K in grants going to Lake Erie projects in Ohio

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When a north wind hits a record-high Lake Erie, here’s what happens

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Algal bloom is back

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Track algal blooms on app

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IJNR Snapshots: Cost, timing, weather and lack of regulation make nutrient management hard for farmers around Lake Erie

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Lake Erie Waterkeepers

Phil LaCourse report from LEW July 2019

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NBF

Arctic Sea Ice Info from National Snow and Ice Data Center

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Lake Co. communities to consider plan to save the Lake Erie shoreline

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7.5 on Severity Index: Projections for Lake Erie toxic algae worse than 2018

 

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Rainfall affects harmful algal bloom

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As this year’s toxic algal blooms in Lake Erie gather strength, Ohio still lacks an action plan: editorial

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Higher lake levels cause greater concerns for taxpayers

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$400K in Coastal Management Assistance Grants for Lake Erie Region

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Ohio universities get millions for algal bloom research

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EPA announces grants to get trash out of the Great Lakes

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New Asian Carp Strategies Unveiled

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Reps. Katko, Morelle eye Great Lakes resiliency study

 

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Report: 56 out of 58 Ohio beaches showed fecal contamination in 2018

Aug 2019

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Great Lakes Dredging Team Asks for Comments on Regional Beneficial Use Testing Manual

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Summer algal bloom coming on strong in western Lake Erie

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Scientists to test water samples across Lake Erie for annual HABs grab

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New site posts daily satellite photos of Lake Erie algal blooms

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Sen. Rob Portman frustrated by continuing algal blooms on Lake Erie

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Expert explains danger of algae bloom in Lake Erie to people, pets during Facebook Live video

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Researchers launch "all-out assault" on growing Lake Erie bloom

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U-M study: Asian carp capable of surviving in much larger areas of Lake Michigan than previously thought

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Report: How restoring polluted Great Lakes waters leads to cities’ rebirth

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Underwater robots on patrol in Lake Erie

   

Cleveland Metroparks working to create Lake Erie Water Trail across Cuyahoga coast

    Columbia Road Beach closed because of harmful algal bloom
    From algae to fungal disease, Lake Erie remains in state of flux
    Asian carp hunters first line of defense against invasive species for Great Lakes
    Great Lakes freighters may have to treat ballast water to curb invasive species
  LEW LEW Delegate Report
Sept 2019 BAO Algae is again fouling Lake Erie.  Thanks a lot, Ohio
    Asian carp danger focus of roundtable discussion
    Great Lakes to continue high water level trend into the fall
   

Teachers roll up their sleeves to teach students about water quality

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Lake Erie Waterkeepers

Phil LaCourse report from LEW September 2019

. BAO Voters on Pollution: New poll says northwest Ohio voters support CAFOs crackdown
. . Planned Lake Erie wind farm back on track after fee paid
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Trump administration to drop Obama-era water protection rule

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Lake Erie is safe for swimmers at Maumee Bay State Park

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Chagrin River wins $200,000 grant to stabilize banks

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Lake Water to Tap Water:  Making Great Lakes water drinkable is not easy

. . Joyce advocates for increased efforts to protect Lake Erie from Asian carp

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 What’s the best way to rid America of toxic algae?

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Higgins pushes for experimental program to fight algae in Great Lakes

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Officials still focused on cleaning up Sandusky Bay

    Clean Water Rule: Ohio U.S. Rep. challenges Trump on rollback while key Great Lakes legislators stay silent

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Great Lakes restoration bill passed by House committee
 

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Voters favoring direct action on Lake Erie
  . Understanding Algal Blooms: Conference reveals new projects, looks at Chesapeake Bay’s example
    ODNR chief lays out fight against algal blooms
    Kent State researchers develop new way to observe Lake Erie algal blooms
    Lorain breakwater repair coming; lawmakers ponder Great Lakes spending
    Slimy lakes and dead dogs: climate crisis has brought the season of toxic algae
Oct 2019 Once flammable Cuyahoga River to become state water trail
Lake Erie received $877,000 in federal grants to study harmful algal blooms, part of $10 million nationwide

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Lake Erie water levels receding, still above average

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Microplastics in the Great Lakes: Becoming benthic

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Ohio cities want pig manure treated like human waste to protect Lake Erie from harmful algal blooms

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Toledo officials spurred by prospect of more livestock farms

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While Ohio analyzes state’s water for harmful chemicals, Cleveland already knows what’s in its supply—nothing

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Algal bloom persists in Sandusky Bay

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Officials seek answers to persistent Lake Erie erosion

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Lake Erie forecast calls for more high water for the next six months

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What’s in the water: Chemicals from personal care products found in lake

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Cuyahoga County proposes transformative Lake Erie trail, from Bay Village to Euclid

November 2019

Lake Erie Waterkeepers

Meeting November 15

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Great Lakes Moment:  Harmful algal blooms negatively impact the Lake Erie economy

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2019 Lake Erie harmful algal bloom twice as severe as last year’s

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Researchers: Invasive mussels throw off Great Lakes food web

 

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Reassessing strategies to reduce phosphorus levels in the Detroit river watershed

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Michigan to spend $8 million on Asian carp barrier

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BGSU panel to discuss ‘Future of Lake Erie’

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Forecast calls for continued high water in Great Lakes

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$35,000 in clean water grants awarded from Western Reserve Land Conservancy, Dominion Energy

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U.S. EPA unveils latest Great Lakes Restoration Initiative action plan

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Great Lakes offshore wind—possibility or pipe dream?

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Toxic scum threatens people as warming helps algae grow

 

 

Asian Carp DNA hits Spike

 

 

 

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