Rising sea levels pose a serious threat to cities like Miami, Tokyo, London and New York, but Chicago, despite its inland location, faces perhaps even greater peril from the effects of climate change, according to Dan Egan, author of "The Death and Life of the Great Lakes."
Michigan has taken a major step toward regulating dangerous PFAS chemicals in drinking water supplies.
Sediment along the Detroit River's American shoreline — so contaminated with toxic chemicals it erodes sampling containers and gives fish tumours — may not be cleaned up for many more years.
Dana Zartner: Toledo voters just gave legal rights to Lake Erie, an important step toward keeping it clean
We used to think microplastics stayed in a fish's guts. Chilling new research suggests the tiny particles migrate into its flesh.
A report from the National Wildlife Federation report is urging state governors and lawmakers to address the growing issue of PFAS in the Great Lakes.
The Price family and other fishing firms form a first line of defense for the Great Lakes by hunting the invasive species in a race to prevent their spread.
Michigan's U.S. senators are seeking more federal funding to continue a wide-ranging Great Lakes cleanup program.
Streets are flooded in "Coast Guard City, USA," and the maritime rescue force is responding to dangerous events not seen for decades on Lake Michigan as water levels soar past record highs.
ArcelorMittal accepts responsibility for chemical spill that killed fish, closed Lake Michigan beaches
The brain-harming metal is discharged directly into the river and carried to it on air currents. Some argue authorities are doing too little to stop both routes of pollution.
EHN.org investigation finds regulatory push to discredit independent evidence of harm while favoring pro-industry science despite significant shortcomings.
"The scary part is that most people who fish are not aware of these advisories although there are notices with fish and wildlife agencies"