What's New on GLIN All about bats It's almost Halloween, which means it's a great time to learn more about bats! The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Midwest Region offers a fascinating online calendar filled with facts and myths about bats, information about bat habitats, and a look at the significance of bats in culture.
For 'The Surface,' Milwaukee and Lake Michigan perfect for film Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (10/29) Milwaukee, Wisc., may not be Los Angeles, but it is a city of angels and that's what the makers of "The Surface" needed to film their story of two survivors, adrift on Lake Michigan, who become each other's guardian angels.
Critic questions artificial spawning reefs in river The Times Herald (10/29) A recent report from the U.S. Geological Survey and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service about the Fighting Island reef project in the Detroit River, Mich., shows the reef is producing lake sturgeon eggs and larvae.
Work to begin in January at Sarnia water plant The Sarnia Observer (10/29) Once winter weather starts discouraging visitors to the St. Clair River walkway near the Lambton Area Water System (LAWSS), OPntario, a construction crew is expected to move in to begin work on a $600,000 shoreline protection project.
St. Lawrence Seaway faces possible strike The Buffalo News (10/29) Traffic on the St. Lawrence Seaway, which includes the Welland Canal, could halt on Friday afternoon, if a union follows through on a threat to strike.