image4.gif (16285 bytes)      AYC Committee Reports       image4.gif (16285 bytes)

Month

Committee

Report

   

2007 Reports

    2008 Reports
    2009 Reports
    2010 Reports
    2011 Reports
    2012 Reports
    2013 Reports
    2014 Reports
    2015 Reports
    2015 Reports
    2016 Reports
     
     

January 2017

Boating Association of Ohio

Suing for ‘impaired’ status

.

.

Coalition sues U.S. EPA over Lake Erie

.

.

Dredging shut down until spring in Cuyahoga River shipping channel; Army Corps of Engineers says law doesn't compel it to dredge

.

 

Yearly Lake Ontario plastic bottle pollution could fill 28 Olympic-sized pools 

.

.

Great Lakes' first wind farm moving ahead

.

.

Congress, president off WIIN for Great Lakes

.

MDNR

Leland Harbor to close unless dredged

.

.

Supplement to link above

February 2017

Submitted by NCYC PC Gordenker

Conveyor Belt System to move cargo at Soo Locks raises questions

.

.

 

March 2017

BAO

Mycrocystin: It May Not Just Be in the Water

.

.

Fight for the Lake

April 2017   $1M state grant to aid wetlands near bay
    Lake Erie scores high on cleanliness
    Hackathon aims to clean up Lake Erie
    Rep. Kelly & Rep. DeFAzio Introduce Bill to Guarantee Maintenance of Nation's Ports & Harbors
    NASA Scientist: Undoing Great Lakes Progress would take Generations to Recover
    Ohio board kicks back Lake Erie wind project's paperwork; LEEDCO vows to fix it

 

MDNR

Info on harbor dredging letter to OMB in Washington. See the letter.

.

NBF / U.S. Sailing

Info on the recent commentary about new legislation can be found at the link. Please pay particular attention to the ethanol and fire extinguisher sections. See the publication.

June 2017

NBF

Law easing boating rules for Americans in Canadian Waters clears Canadian Senate.

.

Lake Erie Waterkeepers

June Meeting Report

July 2017

BAO

Congressional Delegation demands U.S. E.P.A. office be saved.

.

.

EPA Sued over Lake Erie's status

.

.

New federal budget preserves Great Lakes, See Grant funds

.

.

Budget deal calls for releasing Asian Carp prevention report

Aug 2017

.

How Ohio is trying to keep Asian carp out of Lake Erie

.

.

Algal blooms forming on Lake Erie

.

.

Asian carp found near Michigan got past barriers

.

.

Keeping carp out of the Great Lakes: Who pays?

.

.

Algal blooms cost Ohio homeowners $152 million dollars over 6 years

.

.

Why we could have more toxic algal blooms in our warming world

.

.

Invasive or not? A Great Lakes puzzle

.

.

Volunteers needed to battle invasive species

.

.

Poor manure practices culprit thousands of fish deaths

 

 

Beware of frogbit

.

 

Nation's clean water protections are at risk

.

 

Fish kills in Ohio linked to livestock manure

.

.

Wetlands restoration to feature new walking path

.

.

Harmful algal blooms continue to plague Lake Erie, threaten drinking water, fish, pets

.

.

Harvey, climate change, and the Great Lakes

Sept 2017

NMMA

NMMA urges EPA to educate consumers as the agency issues waivers allowing sale of E15 in two thirds of country

.

BAO

Port Clinton unveils $5.6 million lakefront plan

.

.

Lake Erie Charter Boat Association officers not just fishing

.

.

Williams County stream expected to quickly rebound from fish kill

.

 

 

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

   

 

.

.

 

.

.

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

.

.

.

.

 

 

.

 

 

.

 

 

 

 

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

 

 

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

.

.

 

 

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

   

 

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

.

.

 

. .  
. .  
.

 

  .

 

. .

 

. .

 

. .

 

May 2017 .  
. .  

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

     

.

 
 

.

 
  .  
     
     
     
     
 
 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

 

.

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

 

 

 

June 2017

 

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

 

 

.

 

 

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

July 2017

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

 

 

.

 

 

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

     

 

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.August 2017

.

 

.

.

 

     

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

     

.

.

 

     

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

September 2017

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

 

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

October 2017

.

 

.

.

.

.

November 2017

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

December 2017

 

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

 

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

 

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

 

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

.

.

 

     
   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

     
     

.

.

 

. .  
. .

 

. . '
. . '
. . '
. . '
. . '
. . '
. . '
. . '
. . '

.

.

'

.

.

'