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Algonac supports Rep. Miller's bill to keep Asian carp out of Great Lakes

EDITORIAL: Sustain momentum on Great Lakes cleanup


 

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Algonac supports Rep. Miller's bill to keep Asian carp out of Great Lakes
The Voice (4/18)
The Algonac City Council has joined the ranks of supporters of U.S. Rep. Candice Miller's legislation calling for immediate separation of the Great Lakes watershed from the Mississippi River watershed at Chicago.

EDITORIAL: Sustain momentum on Great Lakes cleanup
Star Tribune (4/15)
Federal cuts could jeopardize the Great Lakes cleanup progress, especially in Minnesota.

46 House members urge Great Lakes cleanup fund cuts reversed
The Detroit News (4/8)
A bipartisan group of 46 House lawmakers want Congress to reject proposed cuts by the White House to a Great Lakes cleanup fund. Last month, the Obama administration proposed cutting the budget for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, which cleans up pollution and restores fish and wildlife habitats, from $300 million to $275 million, a 9 percent cut.

Clay Township supports Rep. Millerís bill to keep Asian carp out of Great Lakes
The Voice (4/4)
The Clay Township Board of Trustees recently joined 12 other stakeholders in supporting a legislative proposal by 10th District Rep. Candice Miller to keep the invasive, voracious Asian carp out of the Great Lakes.

Sen. Levin, other Great Lakes lawmakers, urge congressional colleagues to fund lakes programs
Star Tribune (4/4)
Michigan Sen. Carl Levin, co-chair of the Great Lakes Task Force, and some fellow Great Lakes lawmakers are asking their congressional colleagues to fund programs designed to preserve and protect the lakes.

Caucus of Lake Erie legislators urges Ohio EPA to reject plan to dump Cuyahoga dredgings into the lake
The Plain Dealer (3/27)
Legislators in the Lake Erie Caucus have asked the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to reject a permit application to dump material dredged from the Cuyahoga River into Lake Erie.

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