Water Wars in the News

Peter Annin Recognized for Excellence
10/27/2020 | Northland College

Water Levels In The Great Lakes Approach A Record High
6/16/2020 | NPR

6 Non-Fiction Authors Tackling Big Topics In Accessible Ways
6/9/2020 | Ezvid Wiki

Third Rail Proposal: Selling Great Lakes water proposed to lower lake levels
2/18/2020 | Great Lakes Now

A Last Love Letter To The Great Lakes Book Club
2/14/2020 | Science Friday

Along the Great Lakes, It’s Time to Prepare for Extremes
2/13/2020 | New York Times

Science Friday Book Club’s Winter Read Plunges Into The Great Lakes
1/10/2020 | Science Friday

Can drastic measures lower Lake Michigan water levels? Shoreline property owners think so
12/18/2019 | Interlochen Public Radio

Michigan Democrats take aim at Nestlé. Farmers urge caution.
12/17/2019 | Bridge Magazine

As surging Great Lakes threaten Michigan, homeowners beg Canada for help
12/17/2019 | Bridge Magazine

Deja Vu: Will threat of westward water trains prompt action by Great Lakes governors?
11/15/2019 | Great Lakes Now

The Great Lakes Water Wars
11/10/2019 | University of Denver Water Law Review

What the climate’s ‘new normal’ is doing to Lake Superior
11/1/2019 | MinnPost

Q&A: ‘Water Wars’ author advises strategy for ‘every last drop’ of Great Lakes
9/26/2019 | Crain’s Chicago Business

Climate Change Is Already Impacting Lake Michigan — Here’s How
9/16/2019 | NPR

Why should Wisconsin drain Lake Michigan for Foxconn?
8/28/2019 | The Washington Post

Great Lakes Governors, Premiers Endorse Asian Carp Plan
7/11/2019 | Wisconsin Public Radio

A crack in the Great Lakes Compact? Approved water diversion prompts pushback
7/10/2019 | Environmental Health News

Tough Times Along the Colorado River
1/30/2019 | The New York Times

State Quietly Increased Pleasant Prairie Water Diversion Limits In 2010
9/18/2018 | Wisconsin Public Radio

Wisconsin approved massive water diversion for Pleasant Prairie without public notification
9/18/2018 | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Before Foxconn got access to millions of gallons of Lake Michigan water, Wisconsin quietly gave small village even more
9/18/208 | Chicago Tribune

Can the Great Lakes Continue to Fend Off an Increasingly Thirsty World?
8/16/2018 | ensia

As Trump Touts Foxconn Plant, Concerns About Water Use Linger
6/28/2018 | Great Lakes Today

Foxconn Wants to Divert 5.8 million gallons of Lake Michigan Water a Day. Is that Legal?
6/28/2018 | Michigan Public Radio’s Stateside Program

Opponents File Legal Challenge to Racine’s Bid to Use Water from Lake Michigan for Foxconn”
5/25/2018 | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Battles that Shaped Great Lakes Water Politics
4/24/2018 | WisContext, Wisconsin Public Television

Does Foxconn’s Need for Lake Michigan Water Meet the Test of the Great Lakes Compact?
4/16/2018 | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

DNR approves diverting Lake Michigan water for Foxconn’s Wisconsin plant
3/14/2018 | The John Williams Show WGN Radio

Foxconn finds way to stick 7 million-gallon straw into Lake Michigan
3/7/2018 | Chicago Tribune

What did we learn from 2017’s floods in Quebec and Ontario? Inside the politics of water
1/5/2018 | Toronto Globe & Mail

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Peter Annin
Director, Mary Griggs Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation
Northland College CMB 1200
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Ashland, WI 54806