Great Lakes Updates

President Trump pushed Monday to slash funding for the Great Lakes -- repeating a move he made last year.
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
Scientists stay busy in winter protecting wetlands from destructive carp. And they're using an unusual weapon: Christmas trees.
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
Do the negative claims leveled at the video game Thunderbird Strike hold up? Or does its environmental message hold weight?
Wed, Feb 14, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
Thunderbird Strike, a video game with an environmental message, has come under fire from petroleum advocates.
Wed, Feb 14, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder wants higher dumping fees to raise money to clean up abandoned contaminated industrial sites known as brownfields.
Tue, Feb 13, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
In a new book, “Inheritors of the Earth,” Chris Thomas argues that animals and plants are adapting to the world we are creating. We need not worry.
Fri, Dec 29, 2017
Via Invasive Species News
Use scuba gear and a pole spear. Wear gloves while filleting in preparation for eating.
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Via Invasive Species News
Scientists thought that invasive large snails spelled doom for endangered North American snail kites, until some of the birds started eating them.
Tue, Nov 28, 2017
Via Invasive Species News
New research casts doubt on a gene-editing strategy that scientists had hoped to use against invasive species and epidemic diseases.
Thu, Nov 16, 2017
Via Invasive Species News
Many experts think these animals shouldn’t be in your home. Turning them into pets raises numerous ecological and ethical questions.
Fri, Nov 10, 2017
Via Invasive Species News