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Wetlander's Pick of the PostsGreat Lakes Compact Spurs Growing Number Of Rules

By Sara Jerome – Water Online – October 2, 2013
The Great Lakes states are making serious efforts to prevent anyone from stealing too much from their waters in an effort to fulfill an international compact.

For instance, new rules are under consideration in Indiana. “Users withdrawing water from the Lake Michigan basin may be required to comply with conservation and efficiency rules beginning in mid-2014,” according to The Times of Northwest Indiana. A temporary rule is already in place, and depending on an ongoing rulemaking process, it may officially hit the books next year. For full story, click here.

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