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Northern Michigan University, partners plan wave monitoring system for Lake Superior

WNMU - Marquette, MI (11/25)

A collaborative effort led by Northern Michigan University to monitor coastal hazards along Lake Superior has received a $100,000 grant.

Ethanol use in Michigan cuts greenhouse gas, study finds

Great Lakes Echo (11/24)

New research suggests increased ethanol fuel use could be dramatically reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Michigan.

Minnesota research aims at mountain pine beetles

Associated Press (11/24)

The mountain pine beetle has devastated huge swaths of forest in the Rockies, and scientists fear the insects could eventually threaten Great Lakes states.

High tech studies Lake Huron shipwrecks

Record-Eagle (11/23)

Lasers, underwater robots and other innovative technologies are simplifying the discovery of and research about hundreds of shipwrecks at the bottom of the Great Lakes.

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