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New maps are being published showing the mix of environmental threats to the Great Lakes.
Tuesday, December, 18, 2012 - Superior Telegram - News
Great Lakes cargo numbers weren’t great in the season that just ended: not bad, but not great.
Wednesday, January, 30, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
A virus that caused large fish kills in the Great Lakes since 2005 may now be harmless.
Friday, October, 18, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
A University of Wisconsin-Superior expert was named to the first Great Lakes Advisory Board of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Friday, April, 05, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
A $200 million backlog in Great Lakes dredging made worse by record low lake levels will get some help. A bill that passed the U.S. Senate last week would end that backlog.
Wednesday, May, 29, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Great Lakes shipping is getting off to a bit of a slow start.
Thursday, April, 18, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Already ravaged by toxic algae, invasive mussels and industrial pollution, the Great Lakes now confront another potential threat that few had even imagined until recently: untold millions of plastic litter bits, some visible only through a microscope.
Monday, July, 29, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
October shipments by U.S.-flagged freighters on the Great Lakes were up more than 14 percent over the same month last year.
Wednesday, November, 20, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
A $200 million backlog in Great Lakes harbor and channel dredging would end with a bill that just passed the U.S. Senate.
Tuesday, May, 21, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
Low water levels in the Great Lakes are causing problems for shippers, who must shed cargo to avoid running aground in shallower waters.
Wednesday, July, 31, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
An organization representing more than 100 cities in the U.S. and Canada asked federal and industry officials Tuesday for action on the recently discovered problem of "microplastic" pollution in the Great Lakes.
Tuesday, October, 29, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Shipping companies are making a case to Congress for more money to dredge Great Lakes ports and waterways.
Wednesday, January, 16, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Federal officials say water levels may be up a bit in the Great Lakes this year, but still well below normal.
Thursday, April, 04, 2013 - Superior Telegram - Business
Water levels in the western Great Lakes are back up a bit, but the debate continues over how and whether to seek additional gains.
Wednesday, September, 11, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
A coalition wants to stop any new pipelines that would carry oil from the tar sands of Canada through the Great Lakes region.
Tuesday, April, 02, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Lake Erie is one of the most threatened of the five Great Lakes as a result of toxic blue-green algae and invasive species of fish, mussels and plants, according to a new report.
Tuesday, January, 01, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
Commander, Coast Guard Sector Sault Sainte Marie concluded Operation Taconite Thursday morning.
Monday, April, 29, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News
A steady year for cargo on the Great Lakes is winding down to a tired finish.
Wednesday, December, 19, 2012 - Superior Telegram - Business
A second summer research tour of the Great Lakes has confirmed what the first one found — a wealth of tiny plastic particles is polluting the water.
Friday, August, 30, 2013 - Duluth News Tribune - News
There has been at least one almost-failure this year in the effort to keep Asian Carp out of the Great Lakes: A 53-inch, 82-pound carp caught near a Chicago lake that connects to Lake Michigan.
Friday, September, 13, 2013 - Superior Telegram - News