Following Phragmites Home: MTU Uses Satellites To Map Invasive Species In Great LakesThe invasive reed Phragmites australis poses an extreme threat to Great Lakes coastal wetlands. But how can these plants be eradicated before they take over their environment if we don’t know where they are? Now we do know, thanks to scientists from Michigan Technological University’s Michigan Tech Research Institute.
EPA Funds Projects To Battle Invasive Species In Great LakesThe United States Environmental Protection Agency Tuesday announced 21 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants totaling nearly $8 million for projects to combat invasive species in the Great Lakes basin, including the much-feared Asian carp.

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