About: Gary Wilson is an independent journalist from Chicago who started working on Great Lakes issues in 2002 as a volunteer for the Alliance for the Great Lakes. Gary is a member of the Society of Environmental Journalists and has completed a fellowship with the Institutes for Journalism in the Natural Resources. He served as expert commentator for Detroit Public Television’s coverage of Great Lakes Week 2011 and 2012. Prior to engaging in Great Lakes environmental issues, Gary worked for more than 30 years in management positions for United Airlines. He is a life-long resident of the region, was raised in the downriver area of Detroit and has also lived in Cleveland.
Stories by Gary Wilson:
Don’t let myth-making distort Great Lakes progress (Dec 6 2013)
Great Lakes Month in Review: Asian carp and petcoke (Dec 2 2013)
The Great Lakes’ Sisyphean problem (Nov 22 2013)
IJC algae action, Waukesha request, fracking worries (Sep 27 2013)