Search Results for: nurdles

Environmental Law and Lake Superior – ONLINE PRESENTATION

PRESENTATION MOVED ONLINE: Click the link below to join in!https://zoom.us/j/289072430 How can the law be used to protect the environment in Northern Ontario and across Canada? On March 25th, join students from Lakehead University’s Bora Laskin Faculty of Law in Thunder Bay, Ontario as they explore two legal topics impacting Northern communities. Adam de Luca […]

Single-Use Plastics Ban: Ontario Seeks Input

Shared Waters Lake Superior’s waters move freely and are shared by Canadians and Americans alike; therefore, residents on Superior’s U.S. side might be interested in learning about something that is gaining considerable interest across the lake, in Canada. “Would a ban on single-use plastics be effective in reducing plastic waste?” In a recently released discussion […]

EU Bans Single-Use Plastics

Infosuperior rarely covers events which are not focused on Lake Superior and the Great Lakes. An exception follows, based on the extensive coverage Infosuperior has provided about the Lake Superior microplastics situation, especially the problem of nurdles, the small plastic beads which are used to manufacture all manner of plastic products and which are classified […]

International Shoreline Cleanup – Rossport, September 15th

Same Day in Rossport as Around the World What do an oil drum, a water gun, and nurdles all have in common? They were all found at last year’s International Coastal Clean-up! Join Parks Canada and local volunteers at Wardrope Park in Rossport, ON from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM on September 15th to help […]

Four the Water

The podcast above is an absolutely fascinating account of some epic Lake Superior paddling, a “must listen” for anyone with experience traveling Lake Superior. See all Infosuperior’s podcasts… Isle Royale, the Slates, Michipicoten, the Apostles…All in One Trip Ever paddled out to Isle Royale? That’s 14 mi./22 km. Double in return. How about paddling around […]

Nipigon Bay Coastal Cleanup – June 10th

Join Parks Canada for the Coastal Clean-up on  June 10th!   From 12 noon-4 pm on June 10th, Parks Canada will be conducting a shoreline clean-up at Mountain Bay. The cleanup is part of Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup efforts. The Parks Canada event will be focused on the shores of the Lake Superior National Marine […]