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2013 Garlic Mustard Challenge

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It's time for the Garlic Mustard Seed Challenge! The challenge…

Dominican Sisters Combine Efforts With Wild Ones to Construct Prairie

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In an effort to improve the local native plant population, the…

The fight against invasive mussels comes home

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A quarter of a century has passed since zebra mussel larvae…

Permanent Ecological Separation is the Best Way to Stop Advancing Carp

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More than one hundred years after the reversal of the Chicago…

The underground master of invasive species – earthworms

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By Brian Bienkowski, Great Lakes Echo Invasive species don’t…

A Deathly Odor Scares Lampreys Away

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Asian carp may be getting more media attention lately, but…

Feral Swine, Shoot First Ask Later

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New regulations will allow the shooting of feral swine by anyone…

Advice to new mayor: Create a 21st century Chicago water policy

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By Gary Wilson, Great Lakes Echo Chicago Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel…