Freshwater Weekly – August 17th, 2018

This week: Sewage Leaks in Toronto + Disappearing Great Lakes Beaches + Foxconn Invests in Renewable Energy + Freshwater Future’s Flint Water Testing Program Estimated One Trillion Litres of Sewage Have Leaked into Canadian Lakes and Rivers Over Last… Read More

Freshwater Weekly – July 27th, 2018

This week: Lake Erie Wind Farm + 2017 Lake Ontario Flooding + Lake Erie Algae Early Detection System Curious Why Lake Ontario Had Terrible 2017 Flooding? Watch This IJC Explanation Video The International Joint Commission (IJC) has released… Read More

Freshwater Weekly – July 21st, 2018

This week: Guelph-Eramosa Township Council Shut Down Water-Intensive Glass Plant + Ohio Governor Cracks Down on Algae-Fueling Pollution + Poll Shows Strong Support for Great Lakes + Michigan Ignores Early PFAS Warning + Great Lakes Plastic Pollution Guelph-Eramosa… Read More

Stop Invasive Species: 10 Things You Can Do

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest invasive species news and to receive opportunities to take action. Be sure to share this list with your friends and family in need of a nudge, a reminder, or… Read More

Freshwater Weekly — June 8th, 2018

This week: U.S. House Passes Asian Carp Bill + Michigan Sulfide Mine Secures Last Permit + U.S. EPA to Host Great Lakes Public Engagement Sessions  Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservatives Win Majority in Ontario Election The Conservatives garnered 41%… Read More

Freshwater Weekly — June 1, 2018

This week: Ontarians Disapprove of Water Extraction Permits + Flooding Study Moves Forward + Foxconn Diversion Challenged + 10 Ways to Prevent Invasive Species New Poll Shows Ontario Voters Support Phasing Out Bottled Water Extraction Permits A recent… Read More

Freshwater Weekly — May 25, 2018

This week: 10 Ways to Prevent Invasive Species + Lake Erie Algae Forecast + Michigan Close to Passing Stricter Lead Standard 10 Ways You Can Prevent Invasive Species Summer weather has descended upon the Great Lakes and with… Read More

Freshwater Weekly – May 11th, 2018

This week: Farming and nutrient pollution + Ontario’s indigenous water crisis + Flint lead pipe replacement resumes + Ontario budget a win for the Great Lakes Canada’s Indigenous Water Crisis Still Ongoing What many Canadians and Americans take… Read More

Freshwater Weekly – May 4th, 2018

This week: Ontario Freshwater Priorities + the Soo Locks + Wisconsin Refinery Explosion + New Estimates for Great Lakes Oil Spill Canadian Environmental Orgs List Ontario Freshwater Priorities Freshwater Future Canada participated alongside an array of prominent environmental… Read More

Freshwater Weekly — April 27th, 2018

This week: Ontario ferrochrome smelter + algae forecast + Foxconn gets 7 million gallons/day + oil spill simulation + Flint crisis anniversary Ohio EPA: Lake Erie Algae Prevention Unsuccessful Michigan, Ohio, and Ontario have all pledged to reduce… Read More