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New Plan Approved to Protect Chicagoland Water

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A three-year effort to develop a landmark water plan for the greater Chicago region was unanimously approved by political and environmental stakeholders Tuesday.

Legal Battle Over Asian Carp in the Great Lakes Heats Up

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The White House responds to calls for a Great Lakes summit to protect the lakes and their $7 billion sportfishing industry from the invasive species.

Protecting the Future of Chicagoland’s Drinking Water

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Chicagoland planners have drafted an ambitious plan to secure the region’s water supply through 2050, in the face of a booming population and its increased demand on the finite resource.

Towards a Blue Economy: Michigan’s Freshwater Future

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Midwest leader travels to Mideast to secure his state’s blue economy.

The Windy City Blows Off Toxins to the Ocean

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Chicago is famous for dyeing its river green on St. Patrick’s…

Obama, With Emanuel, May Spell Greater Conservation Efforts for the Great Lakes

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Advocacy groups and political analysts predict strong Great…

Texans Protest "Thirsty" Nuclear Power Plants in Chicago

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Protesters from Texas made their way to Chicago to demonstrate against a new nuclear plant

Terrence O'Brien: Keeping Chicago hydrated

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Chicago's master plumber strives for innovative and effective…

Dirty waters: Corruption infects global water services

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Transparency International’s Global Corruption Report: misconduct…

Chicago water pollution a difficult pill to swallow

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CHICAGO - Following a study conducted for the Chicago Tribune,…