The state’s regulators are weighing the environmental consequences of an expected expansion of marijuana production.
The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, heavily reliant on fish, berries and wild rice, wants to join the 60 other US tribes who the feds have granted control over setting water regulations.
It’s their fourth Great Lake. This time they’re raising money for research.
Over the past 20 years, Great Lakes water levels have gone from sustained multiyear lows to multiyear highs. Climate change is accelerating the transition between dry phases and wet phases.