How are the Great Lakes? Ask a beach

Beaches are an important indicator of the health of Great Lakes ecosystems. Many of the most serious problems facing the lakes — such as bacterial pollution and algae blooms that are fueled by sewer overflows, polluted runoff and invasive species — play out on Great Lakes beaches.

I wrote about this issue for the Great Lakes ECHO Web site. You can find the article here.  

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