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Musseling in on Shipwrecks

Invasive mussels are hastening the deterioration of historic Great Lakes shipwrecks.

Musseling in on Shipwrecks

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Mussel Fatigue

Can we protect shipwrecks from the damage caused by invasive mussels? We ask the experts.

Mussel Fatigue

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Loosening Up the Mussels

Scientists team up to try to protect an important reef from invasive quagga mussels.

Loosening Up the Mussels

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PFAS in the House

What common items in your home could be exposing you — or your children or pets — to PFAS?

PFAS in the House

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Freighter Mystery

Can a team of experts figure out who shot a home movie aboard a freighter decades ago?

Freighter Mystery

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Agenda: The Shipping Economy

What does the Great Lakes shipping industry need the new administration to do?

Agenda: The Shipping Economy

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Agenda: The COVID Economy

How will the Biden administration address the COVID-19 pandemic and economic downturn?

Agenda: The COVID Economy

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Agenda: Investment

Does the federally funded Great Lakes Restoration Initiative change with a new president?

Agenda: Investment

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Agenda: Enforcement

How will environmental regulation and enforcement change under the new administration?

Agenda: Enforcement

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Agenda: Climate Change Response

What plans does the incoming administration have to battle the effects of climate change?

Agenda: Climate Change Response

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Shoring Up

Property owners, conservationists and state officials clash over high-water levels.

Shoring Up

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Sewage Surveillance

Scientists head into sewers for wastewater testing that helps detect COVID-19 on campuses.

Sewage Surveillance

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Invaders on the Menu

Native and invasive species prey on each other in a changing Great Lakes food web.

Invaders on the Menu

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Shooting Superior Skies

When it comes to photographing the northern lights, the Great Lakes region is of the best.

Shooting Superior Skies

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The Newest National Park

How are Great Lakes parks coping with COVID-19 and record-setting lake levels?

The Newest National Park

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Chicago's Floating Islands

The “Wild Mile” is a floating eco park on the Chicago River, aimed at creating ecosystems.

Chicago's Floating Islands

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Damming Decisions

Dam removal re-opens rivers for native fish spawning. But can we keep invasive species out

Damming Decisions

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Conflicted Over Copper

A proposed mine promises jobs in Minnesota, but are the environmental risks too great?

Conflicted Over Copper

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Carp Advance

Invasive Asian carp have infested many U.S. waters, but not the Great Lakes — for now.

Carp Advance

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Turtles vs. Oil

Ten years after a disastrous oil spill on the Kalamazoo River, how has the site recovered?

Turtles vs. Oil

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Island Rebounds

Great Lakes islands basketball teams play a tournament each fall. Will this year’s happen?

Island Rebounds

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Chicago’s Eastland Disaster

A new documentary tells the story of the Eastland Disaster — “the blue-collar Titanic.”

Chicago’s Eastland Disaster

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When the Dams Break

After years of warnings, dam failures caused floods in Midland County, Michigan.

When the Dams Break

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High Cost of High Water

Record-high water levels on the Great Lakes mean big bills for lakefront towns.

High Cost of High Water