Tag Archives: EPA’s Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

State of the Great Lakes report released

Great Lakes water report

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) recently released the 2019 State of the Great Lakes (SOGL) report, which provides an overview of the status and trends of the Great Lakes ecosystem. “The Great Lakes is home to one of the world’s greatest bodies of fresh water and while progress on water quality is ...

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EPA announces $1.5 million in new federal funds to tackle invasive species in New York

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $1.5 million to two New York colleges and one state agency to address invasive species in the Great Lakes. These grants are among 31 grants awarded this year through the EPA’s Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. “Invasive species is a serious problem facing the Great Lakes,” said EPA Regional Administrator Judith A. Enck. “These ...

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