US Requires Higher Safety Standards For Great Lakes PipelinesA new federal regulation requires higher safety standards for pipelines carrying oil and other hazardous liquids through the Great Lakes region, marine coastal waters and beaches, officials said Thursday.
Great Lakes Region Needs About $2B For Flood RepairsShoreline cities and towns in the Great Lakes region will be spending heavily in coming years to fix public infrastructure damaged by recent flooding and erosion, with estimated costs approaching $2 billion, officials said Thursday.
Michigan's Gray Wolf Population Has Stabilized At A Healthy LevelThe latest biennial survey conducted this winter estimated the predator species' population at 695, divided among 143 packs, according to the state Department of Natural Resources.
Jackie Robinson West Falls To South Korea 8-4 In Little League World SeriesBrandon Green went 5 2-3 innings for Chicago, which had survived four straight knockout games before the final.
Solar FlaresThe burst or wave that results from the flare is a coronal mass ejection or scientists simply call it CME.
Acid Rain Poses New Threat To Great Lakes Sugar MaplesThe number of sugar maples in Upper Great Lakes forests is likely to decline in coming decades, according to University of Michigan ecologists and their colleagues, due to a previously unrecognized threat from a familiar enemy: acid rain.