Thursday, April 3, 2014

Great Lakes News

<> Chemicals take various routes to Great Lakes - Scientists discovered that Toronto exports polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, to Lake Ontario mostly through the air. But its flame retardants and combustion pollutants reach the lake through tributaries.

<> Mayors Make Case for Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Protection in Ottawa - Mayors are meeting with decision makers in Ottawa in the first ever Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Day on Parliament Hill, to bring attention to urgent issues facing shoreline communities and the waters of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence basin.