Great Lakes Updates

Microplastics are showing up in sediments as well as water.
Mon, Dec 17, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
If one duckweed lands where a bird relieves itself, it’s capable of eventually creating a dense mat of duckweeds where there were none before.
Fri, Dec 14, 2018
Via Invasive Species News
It has harmed native fish populations elsewhere.
Fri, Dec 14, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
It's hard to count what you can't see.
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
A warming climate has contributed to higher maize yields in Michigan and other Corn Belt states, a new study has found.
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
Michigan produces the third most Christmas trees in the nation and no state grows more varieties, according to tree experts.
Tue, Dec 11, 2018
Via Great Lakes Echo
Climate change is altering America’s first national park so quickly that plants and animals may not be able to adapt.
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Via Invasive Species News
Motherless twins. A magical manatee. A group of acclaimed writers — all from or living in Florida — create an exquisite corpse through America’s weirdest state.
Fri, Nov 09, 2018
Via Invasive Species News
Islands of greenery, called refugia, survive even the worst fires, sheltering species and renewing charred landscapes.
Fri, Oct 12, 2018
Via Invasive Species News
Nootka lupine, introduced in the 1970s to control soil erosion, has spread wildly, threatening native species. But many adore its purplish blue flowers.
Tue, Sep 11, 2018
Via Invasive Species News