Continued record high water levels force cooperation among Great Lakes leaders

Lakes Superior, Michigan, and Huron are on pace to set all-time records for high water levels in February. That’s sent Great Lakes states into action, scrambling for solutions as water stays high. Read the full story by WXPR – Rhinelander, WI.

Microplastics are filling the Great Lakes and birds’ bellies

In one of the first-ever projects to study microplastics and birds in the Great Lakes, manmade debris was found in 26 of the 30 birds studied, including bird colonies in both urban and rural areas. Read the full story by Great Lakes Echo.