Study predicts more challenges for Lake Erie shoreline residents

Residents living along the Lake Erie shoreline are expected to face more challenging conditions due to high water and erosion, according to a consultant leading the Chatham-Kent Lake Erie Shoreline Erosion study. Read the full story by CTV news. 

Michigan Agriculture and Environmental Education Workshop

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy will host a Michigan Agriculture and Environmental Education Workshop for educators — formal K–12 educators and non-formal educators (e.g., nature center staff, 4H and scout leaders, and other outdoor educators), on Monday, August 5, 2019, at the […]

In Detroit, ‘trash fishing’ is a thing and it’s reeling in big catches

A group hauls bags of trash off the boat after a trash fishing expedition. (Photo: Trash Fishing Facebook page) Instead of hooking bass, a father and son duo are netting a different kind of catch: trash. About a year ago, Tom Nardone founded Trash Fishing, a group that searches the shorelines and depths of the Detroit River […]