Great Lakes Areas Of Concern To Receive $7.9M GrantThe Great Lakes Areas of Concern is receiving $7.9 million from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to fund habitat restoration projects. U.S. Sens. Gary Peters and Debbie Stabenow announced the grant Wednesday. Both Michigan lawmakers are members of the Great Lakes Task Force.
Lawmakers Push For Continued Great Lakes Funding Members of Congress from the Great Lakes region are lobbying colleagues to continue funding a cleanup program for the inland seas.
US Sen. Carl Levin Pushes For Great Lakes FundingMichigan Sen. Carl Levin and some fellow Great Lakes lawmakers are asking their congressional colleagues to fund programs designed to preserve and protect the lakes. Levin is co-chair of the Senate Great Lakes Task Force.