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Congress members back bills to phase out plastic microbeads

DETROIT (AP) – Two Michigan lawmakers say they and other members of Congress are sponsoring bipartisan legislation to protect the Great Lakes from the damaging effects of plastic microbeads found in some soaps and personal care products. 89 more words

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Around the Mitten 2015

Recently Rich and I embarked on a big adventure: bringing our new-to-us boat from a marina in St. Clair Shores, Michigan to our lakehouse in Spring Lake – a trip around the Mitten State that totaled nearly 400 nautical miles. 1,094 more words

U.S. crew to inspect Detroit River in Wayne County next month for signs of predatory sea lamprey

DETROIT – A federal team will search the Detroit River for signs of invasive sea lamprey.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says a crew will inspect the river in Wayne County from June 3-10. 101 more words

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US Crew To Search Detroit River For Invasive Sea Lamprey

DETROIT (AP) – A federal team will search the Detroit River for signs of invasive sea lamprey.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says a crew will inspect the river in Wayne County from June 3-10. 115 more words

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Weekend Warriors

“If it wasn’t on the NY bucket list, add it, and then cross it off.” – Kenny 

Memorial Day Weekend brought beautiful weather to the North Pole. 295 more words

Running Through A Runner's Mind

Stopping the Great Lakes radioactive dump

By John LaForge
Posted on CounterPunch, May 20, 2015

Groups Reject Canadian Panel’s Recommendation Favoring the “Big Nuclear Waste Hole” on the Shores of Lake Huron… 840 more words