Turkeys that were a nuisance in southern Michigan were captured by the Department of Natural Resources and released in northern Michigan, where there is better turkey habitat and a need to repopulate the flock.
Many students mistakenly believe that the Red Cedar River cutting through Michigan State University’s campus is severely polluted. To fight that perception, university officials recently repealed a 1960s ban on fishing on campus.
Skateboarders promote sustainability by caring for the structures and surroundings that foster their passion, according to a sociologist at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. This is shown by general concern for keeping urban environments clean and usable and specific practices like applying wax to upkeep ledges and rails.
Each week, Great Lakes Echo features a photo story about a different Area of Concern designated by the U.S. or Canadian governments in the Great Lakes basin. Guess where the area is located, based on the description of the site.