Dreaded Asian Carp the Target of New Ontario Lab

Dreaded Asian Carp the Target of New Ontario Lab

Canada has a new tool to battle the spread of an insatiable invasive species: an Asian carp research lab that’s the first of its kind in the country. Researchers say the Burlington, Ont.-based lab at the Canada Centre for Inland Waters (CCIW) will be an integral part...
Great Lakes Mayors Seek Action On ‘Microplastics’

Great Lakes Mayors Seek Action On ‘Microplastics’

Traverse City — An organization representing more than 100 cities in the U.S. and Canada asked federal and industry officials Tuesday for action on the recently discovered problem of “microplastic” pollution in the Great Lakes. Over the past two years, scientists have...