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March 1, 2018

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Photo: Thank you Rochelle Elliot

Lower Harbor, Marquette, Michigan, January 15, 2018.

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State of Lake Superior Webinar

March 9 Public Webinar - State of Lake Superior

A public webinar will be held on Friday, March 9th at 9:00 am Central/10:00 am Eastern focusing on the state of Lake Superior, as recently summarized in a 2017 report on the State of the Great Lakes. A public webinar will be held on Friday, March 9th, at 9:00 am Central/10:00 am Eastern for all interested stakeholders. The webinar will …

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Canadian Budget Contributes 4 Billion To Support Science

The 2018 Federal budget released on Tuesday, February 27, aims to renew Canada's science research and innovation sectors. After several years of Federal budget cuts for scientific research under the previous federal administration, research in Canada was suffering. The budget has taken into consideration the recommendations provided by Canada's Fundamental Science Review, run by Dr. David Naylor. The review identified …

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I-75 Pileup

Tending on Twitter: Lake Michigan's Blue Ice

Ice at the Straits of Mackinac in a recent photo by Aaron Springer. Our lake is Superior but Lake Michigan is right up there too, some contending its even on a level with Huron. Be that as it may, Superior is a common bond for residents of Ontario, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. So to, Lake Michigan is a common bond …

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Canada Announces $1.5 Billion for Nature Conservation

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has reacted positively to new Canadian federal conservation funding. The NCC cooperates with other organizations, including the federal government, to carry out conservation efforts. Listen to the above 10' podcast where the NCC's Gary Davies outlines the work aimed at preserving natural diversity on and around Lake Superior. Safeguard 17% of Canadian Land and …

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Dennis McGonagle

Lighthouse Artist in Residence Program Seeks Applicants

Artist Dennis McGonagle from Los Angeles paints on the south shore of Porphry Island, summer 2017, Hardscrabble Islands in the background. The Canadian Lighthouses of Lake Superior Artist-in-Residence program is accepting residency applications until March 31st. Porphry Island lighthouse on Lake Superior is the site of the summer 2018 residencies. Porphry Island has inspired previous artists who have resided there …

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