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Dec. 17, 2014

Algal blooms in Lake Erie

EPA Awards Additional Funding to Expand Efforts to Target Harmful Algal Blooms

EPA has awarded additional Great Lakes Restoration Initiative funds totaling over $3.1 million to federal and state agencies to expand ongoing efforts to reduce harmful algal blooms in the western Lake Erie basin. More information>>

Oct. 30, 2014

Deer Lake in Michigan

EPA Announces Removal of Two Toxic Hotspots from Binational List

EPA announced the removal of Deer Lake and White Lake Areas of Concern, both located in Northern Michigan, from the binational list of toxic hotspots targeted for cleanup in the U.S.-Canada Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement. More information>>

Oct. 20, 2014

Lake Erie from Space

EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Ohio, Michigan and Indiana

EPA has awarded four Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants totaling over $8.6 million to Ohio, Michigan and Indiana state agencies to protect public health by targeting harmful algal blooms in western Lake Erie. More information>>

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Friday, March 6, 2015
Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Comment period closes on the proposed draft Class II injection well permit to Core Energy, LLC. (Otsego County, MI).

Comment period closes on the the proposed draft Class II injection well permit modification to Savoy Energy, LP (Jackson County, MI).

Monday, March 23, 2015

Comment period closes on proposed CAFO for CWA-05-2015-0011 Egbert Excavating, Inc. (Green Lake, Wisc.)

Friday, April 17, 2015

Deadline to submit applications for Great Lakes Fish Monitoring and Surveillance Program RFA.

Continuing Legal Education offered by Region 5's Office of Regional Counsel

EPA, Region 5, Office of Regional Counsel is an Approved Provider for Continuing Legal Education credits for calendar year 2014:
2014-2015 Training schedule for continuing legal education offered by EPA Region 5 Office of Regional Counsel (PDF) (3 pp, 86 K)

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