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Great Lakes Now Connect: Beaches
On May 14, Detroit Public Television and The Nature Conservancy teamed up to broadcast a new Great Lakes Now Town Hall event. The discussion, focused on Great Lakes beaches, is available to view online.
Wisconsin replicates Michigan’s certified natural shoreline program
Great Lakes Echo (5/14)
In 2014, the Wisconsin Lakes Partnership will begin training and certifying shoreline contractors to create natural shorelines that provide wildlife habitat, fight erosion from waves and filter runoff.
Presque Isle State Park prepares for start of summer season
Erie Times-News (5/13)
Beaches at Presque Isle State Park in Erie, Penn., open for swimming on May 25. Due to a winter that was mild but still deposited a lot of ice along the Lake Erie shore, less sand will be needed than expected to get the beaches in shape.
Cleveland City Council approves lease of lakefront parks to Cleveland Metroparks
The Plain Dealer (4/22)
Cleveland City Council voted unanimously Monday to transfer management of the state-run lakefront parks to the Cleveland Metroparks.
12th Annual Great Lakes
GLBA has a new website!
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