Great Lakes Historic Low Water Levels 2012

Sailboats Out on the Hard on Saginaw Bay

Highlight the low water level hitting the Great Lakes in 2012

Lake Huron Water Levels Approached Historic Lows

Lake Huron Water Level Graph

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is reporting water levels in Lakes Michigan and Huron are 11 inches below its level of a year ago. Lakes St. Clair, Erie, and Ontario are 11, 13, and 12 inches, respectively, lower than their levels of a year ago. Over the next month, Lake Superior is forecasted to … Read more

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative EPA Advisory Board

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CHICAGO (May 31, 2012) –  In 2012 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the creation of an advisory board. This was to support federal agencies with the implementation of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and the updated Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement. The new board, the federal government’s first advisory committee on Great Lakes issues, … Read more