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January 2020

 

New plan gets tough on big agriculture to slow toxic algae blooms on Lake Erie

Water outflows at ‘unprecedented’ rates, regulators say

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Political Roundup: Army Corps of Engineers called to “battle the blooms’ 

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A promising start:  DeWine’s H2Ohio initiative

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There’s little to no ice on Lake Erie: What that means for lake effect snow this season

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Army Corps warns of another rise in Great Lakes levels after record year

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Hear how H2Ohio will affect farmers

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Sustainable farms discussion planned in Toledo

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Cuyahoga County distributes reusable grocery bags to Euclid seniors

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Avon Lake completes sewer separation process

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Lake-Level Change on the Great Lakes Part One: Forecasting New Highs and Lows

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Group wants Lake Erie on pollution diet

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Kaptur touts bipartisan effort to prioritize Great Lakes in 2020

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North Cape YC

Lake Erie turns toxic every summer

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Lake Erie Waterkeepers

Lake Erie Waterkeepers Report Jan 2020

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BAO

Lake Erie is usually half frozen by now: What’s it like this year?

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Free lecture to teach public about plastic pollution in Lake Erie and how to help

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Beating Ohio’s algae problem with $30 million?

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Schumer and Gillibrand urge Great Lakes Coastal Resiliency Study

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EPA weakens protections for streams and wetlands

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Lake Erie fishing dependent on competing Ohio toxic algal abatement plans

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Lenawee farmers help reduce Lake Erie algae bloom

    More at state than water with Lake Erie Bill of Rights court decision
    Lake Erie turns toxic every summer.  Officials aren’t cracking down on the source
    Ohio’s toxic algae plan could give other states a blueprint
    Federal Judge Hears Arguments on Lake Erie Bill of Rights
    ODNR investing over $400,000 in East Harbor State Park marina
    Clean water advocates concerned about hints of EPA deregulation
    Documented Decline of Mayflies, a Keystone Species, Destabilizes Ecosystems
    Portman, Brown request $320M for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative in president’s FY 2021 budget request
    H2Ohio grants meetings for farmers to begin next week
    Ohio Rolling out new strategy to save Lake Erie from toxic algae
    DeWine administration releases updated Lake Erie phosphorous reduction plan
    Lake Erie has high concentration of microplastics
    Brown, Portman push for $20M boost in Great Lakes funding
    Lake Erie Bill of Rights hearing fills federal courtroom as judge deliberates its fate

February 2020

BAO

Global Science team on red alert as Arctic lands grow greener

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Lake Erie Waterkeepers Report

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Mysterious Russian spacecraft appears to be STALKING a US spy satelite.

    H2Ohio rollout catches region’s attention
    State officials encourage farmers to participate in H2O program
    Anglers oppose Lake Erie wind turbine project

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House passes legislation to boost Great Lakes cleanup money

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High water wrecks havoc on Great Lakes, swamping communities

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Ohio Lake Erie Commission releases draft 2020 plan; Black River targeted

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Lake Michigan water levels break monthly record high for the first time in more than 30 years; Illinois seeks federal disaster aid

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Soo Locks Project Moves Forward, Will Impact Lake Erie

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Living Green – Saving Great Lakes

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Here’s the one thing Congress can agree on:  Helping the Great Lakes

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Water levels to rise even higher on Lake Erie

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Geneva-on-the-Lake shoreline shrinking from fury of Lake Erie

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Trump budget proposes $20M increase for Great Lakes protection

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Region’s threatened wetlands can aid fight against toxic algae bloom in Lake Erie: Study

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House Renewal: A bipartisan-sponsored bill increasing Great Lakes funding passed the U.S. House

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Algae in Lake Erie in the winter? Ice would help UWindsor research

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Port of Toledo receives $16 million from two U.S. DOT grants

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Port of Cleveland gets $11 million federal grant

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New mini doc offers view of $1M Lake Huron reef restoration project

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Fertilizer applied years ago still affects Lake Erie

   

New Waterford mayor sees good chance for H2Ohio grants

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Presque Isle high waters hitting historic marks

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Rights of Nature Argued in Federal Court for the First Time

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 $91M fed funding for projects along Lake Ontario, Erie

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 Ohio EPA agrees to TMDL for western Lake Erie

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 Ohio wants to put Lake Erie on a new, strict pollution diet

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Ecology North

 Windmill blades can't be recycled

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Canada may store its worst nuclear waste on the shores of Lake Huron

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Lake Erie Waterkeepers

High Water Graph

  BAO Water sensors, data collaboration make Great Lakes smarter

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After years of pushback, Ohio will limit phosphorus into Lake Erie to reduce harmful algal blooms

    DeWine Talks Water Quality With Ohio Farmers
    Farmers educate Ohio lawmakers on agriculture
    Farmers learn about water quality program
    Third Rail Proposal: Selling Great Lakes water proposed to lower lake levels
    Ohio added 8 Lake Erie public access sites in last five years
    Village along unfrozen Lake Erie reports 'erosion emergency'
    Fighting polarization in algal bloom controversy
    Opinion:  Along the Great Lakes, It’s Time to Prepare for Extremes
    Ohio to Cap Total Daily Phosphorus Load Into Lake Erie
    Affected by Lake Erie's record-high water levels? Help is available
    Grants seek market-based reductions of Great Lakes pollution
    Maumee and Sandusky Basins Water Quality Project Receives EPA Great Lakes Grant
    Here’s how Ohio can help homeowners deal with Lake Erie high water erosion
    Accelerated erosion along Lake Erie prompts closure of park’s overlook deck in Mentor-on-the-Lake
    Ed Palattella: Presque Isle sand equals Erie treasurer
    Westlake’s Watershed Group raises awareness on pollution flowing into Lake Erie

March 2020

 

See jaw-dropping photos of ice-covered houses on Lake Erie shore

 

 

ODNR seeking public comment on plan for Lake Erie and Coastal Program Enhancement Strategies

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Judge rules against Lake Erie Bill of Rights

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Ohio updates domestic action plan to protect Lake Erie

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Lake Erie Bill of Rights backers plant to fight court ruling against it

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Water sensors, data make Great Lakes smarter

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The Great Lakes keep breaking records – and not just its water levels

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 Water sensors, data collaboration make Great Lakes smarter

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Park board approves spending H2Ohio grant funds for property purchase, wetland project

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Securing Lake Erie's future - county farmers show support for H2Ohio

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Lake Erie levels continue to rise

    Guest view: Ohio EPA may finally clean up Lake Erie
    Editorial: Ohio EPA may finally clean up Lake Erie
    Protecting Lake Erie
    In first week, Lake Erie already breaks March water level record set in 1986
    Guest view: Courting a cleaner Lake Erie 
    As the Great Lakes surge to record heights, coastal areas face a time of reckoning 
  AYC Waterkeepers March Waterkeepers Report
April 2020 BAO Life will go on for island residents, with or without tourists this summer 
    Interactive graphic shows historic water fluctuations on the Great Lakes 
    Port of Toledo adds COVID-19 safety measures 
    Raw sewage, stormwater combination spills into Lake Erie at Edgewater Beach after heavy overnight rain 
  CTIC Maumee / Sandusky Basins Get EPA Funding
May 2020 Ecology South Invasive self-cloning marbled crayfish now a prohibited species in Michigan

June 2020

National Boating Federation

Secretary Bernhardt Announces More Than $54 Million To Keep Waters Clean, Support Outdoor Recreation

 

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Coast Guard releases 2019 Recreational Boating Statistics Report

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Boating Association of Ohio

This is a request for your support. Our fight to keep wind turbines out of Lake Erie is not over. Your input is needed ASAP. Please click on this link and follow the directions to have your voice heard. Thank you!

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