- California's largest lake threatened by urban water transfer Updated: Jun-03-15 3:43 pm
SALTON CITY, California - Once-bustling marinas on shallow water in California's largest lake a few years ago are bone-dry. Carcasses of oxygen-starved tilapia lie on desolate shores. Flocks of eared grebes and shoreline birds bob up and down to feast on marine life.
- Seeley Lake man killed in car, dump truck collision Updated: Jun-03-15 2:55 pm
MISSOULA, Montana - A 92-year-old Seeley Lake man has died after the car he was driving collided with a dump truck south of Seeley Lake.
- Bodies of man, boy found in Georgia lake Updated: Jun-03-15 2:22 pm
COLUMBUS, Georgia - The bodies of a man and boy who fell into a western Georgia lake after a boating accident have been recovered.
- Monroe County warns people against swimming at 4 beaches Updated: Jun-03-15 12:29 pm
MONROE, Michigan - The Monroe County Health Department is warning people against full body contact with water at four public beach areas along Lake Erie.
- Panel to study proposals for Great Lakes fish farming Updated: Jun-02-15 6:48 pm
LANSING, Michigan - A panel of experts will study proposals to allow fish farming in Michigan's Great Lakes waters.
- MDWFP working to restock Lake Monroe Updated: Jun-02-15 4:42 pm
ABERDEEN, Mississippi - The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks is restocking fish in Lake Monroe in north Mississippi.
- 2 rescued from Utah Lake after sailboat overturns Updated: Jun-02-15 12:39 pm
PROVO, Utah - Utah County authorities say two people were pulled from the waters of Utah Lake Monday night after their boat capsized.
- Late-spring inflows expected to fill Lake McConaughy Updated: Jun-02-15 12:37 pm
HOLDREGE, Nebraska - Unexpectedly high late-spring inflows from the North Platte River have changed the storage outlook for Lake McConaughy (muh-KAHN'-uh-hay), Nebraska's largest reservoir.
- Study finds drug contamination in Minnesota's lakes, rivers Updated: Jun-02-15 11:12 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A new study by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has found widespread contamination by pharmaceutical drugs and other chemicals in the state's lakes and rivers.
- Michigan explores commercial fishing in southern Lake Huron Updated: Jun-02-15 9:05 am
HARBOR BEACH, Michigan - Michigan plans to study the viability of commercial fishing for whitefish in southern Lake Huron, officials said.
- Southern Indiana bald eagle among oldest on record Updated: Jun-02-15 3:34 am
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - State wildlife officials say one of the oldest bald eagles on record has been spotted along southern Indiana's Lake Monroe.
- New project launched to improve Hayden Lake water quality Updated: Jun-01-15 5:38 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - A $23,000 project is testing the waters of Hayden Lake to see how effective man-made wetlands are at improving water quality.
- Delaware County commissioners oppose Mounds Lake Reservoir Updated: Jun-01-15 2:52 pm
ANDERSON, Indiana - Commissioners in one of two central Indiana counties where the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir would be created voted Monday to oppose the approximately $450 million project.
- Americade motorcycle rally underway in Lake George Updated: Jun-01-15 11:16 am
LAKE GEORGE, New York - One of the largest motorcycle touring rallies in the world is underway in Lake George for the 33rd straight year.
- Subsidies offered for wood pellet boilers in Adirondacks Updated: Jun-01-15 3:06 am
SARANAC LAKE, New York - A non-profit group is offering subsidies to help Adirondack residents and businesses switch to high-efficiency wood pellet heating systems.
- Report: Anglers pleased with Great Lakes fishing results Updated: Jun-01-15 3:05 am
ALBANY, New York - A new survey by the state Department of Environmental Conservation shows anglers are getting good fishing results in lakes Erie and Ontario.
- Wet May pushes Lake Tahoe back up to natural rim Updated: May-31-15 7:58 pm
RENO, Nevada - A wet May has pushed Lake Tahoe back up to its natural rim, but the lake will soon start dropping again because of the four-year drought.
- Lake Charles may raze, rebuild public housing development Updated: May-31-15 5:47 pm
LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - The Lake Charles Housing Authority has received approval from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the High School Park demolition.
- Contrast in vacation home market along lakes Michigan, Huron Updated: May-31-15 5:01 pm
ALPENA, Michigan - The market for waterfront vacation homes along lower Michigan's Great Lakes is a tale of two shorelines.
- State to survey lake sturgeon population in St. Clair River Updated: May-31-15 4:09 pm
ALGONAC, Michigan - The state will start its annual survey of lake sturgeon in the St. Clair River's North Channel near Algonac this week.
- Ohio city will use drone to watch erosion along Lake Erie Updated: May-31-15 12:20 pm
AVON LAKE, Ohio - A northern Ohio city says it will employ a drone to monitor soil erosion along the Lake Erie shoreline.
- School president says he got special coin from Obama Updated: May-31-15 11:22 am
WATERTOWN, South Dakota - The president of a South Dakota technical school says he was stealthily handed a special medallion by President Barack Obama during a visit to the state earlier this month.
- Vermont Fish and Wildlife surveying Lake Champlain anglers Updated: May-31-15 8:32 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Officials with the Vermont Department and Fish and Wildlife are going to be surveying Lake Champlain anglers this season.
- Lake Havasu officials mull regulating use of drones Updated: May-30-15 6:16 pm
LAKE HAVASU CITY, Arizona - The absence of regulations to deal with the increased presence of personal drones has residents and officials in Lake Havasu City concerned.
- Minnesota's rural firefighters worry about next generation Updated: May-30-15 5:50 pm
BEMIDJI, Minnesota - Before days of soaking rain put an end to this year's wildfire season, the Lake George Volunteer Fire Department in Hubbard County fought two years' worth of grass fires in one week.