By Veronica Volk, Great Lakes Today
Advocates for the Great Lakes are watching the presidential election and hoping the next US president will continue to prioritize restoration across the region.
Groups from New York to Michigan to Ontario say there’s still a lot of work to be done, and they hope the next president supports them in managing invasive species, addressing climate change, and cleaning up polluted areas.
Peter Annin is co-director of the Mary Griggs Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation at Northland College in Wisconsin. He recently brought together a group of experts representing everything from commercial to environmental interests. To read entire story.