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January 2022

 

Turbines could forever change lake

Port Clinton discusses Lakeshore Drive project with Rep. Marcy Kaptur

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Michigan issues Lake Erie watershed plan to curb harmful algal blooms

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Cuyahoga Soil & Water Conservation District names new executive director

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Sale of mobile home community could give public more Lake Erie access in 2022

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Bipartisan Great Lakes Governors Support Full Federal Funding for Branon Road Invasive Carp Project

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Keep unsightly windmills out of Lake Erie

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Hoorman: Precious resources: soil, water and air

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Sensor detects toxins in drinking water sources

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Senators want President Biden to prioritize Great Lakes infrastructure spending

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ODNR breaks ground on Putnam County wetland

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Ohio House adjourns for year without giving support to proposed Icebreaker wind farm in Lake Erie

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Support for the Great Lakes keeps growing, but worries about Lake Erie remain, latest IJC poll shows

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DeWine announces additional $109 million in Ohio Builds water infrastructure grants

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Western Reserve Land Conservancy buys Euclid Beach mobile home park to ensure public role in future of a key lakefront property

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Critical Great Lakes projects will get $742 million in federal money

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Proposal to ban large balloon releases in Cleveland moves forward

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Icebreaker federal grant extended, giving advocates for Cleveland offshore wind project more time to arrange financing

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Modernizing ditches helps northwest Ohio improve Lake Erie and better adapt to climate change

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H2Ohio project to restore, improve Chagrin River quality in Willoughby

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Area conservancy acquires more protected land

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U.S. aims to double cover crop planting to address climate change

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Conservancy settles dispute over farming of basin land

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Former CEI plant in Avon Lake will close by April 1, setting stage for redevelopment of lakefront site

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Frigid temps have accelerated ice coverage of Lake Erie; this satellite photo shows the ice

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Euclid trail an example of addressing erosion while giving more public access to Lake Erie

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Rep. Chris Jacobs pushes fight against plastic in Great Lakes

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The next source of trouble for Great Lakes fish populations might be tires

February 2022

 

ODNR gains 86 acres in the Great Black Swamp

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Winter Grab: Dozens of Great Lakes scientists join rare February sampling campaign to study ‘the changing face of winter’

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New Great Lakes Commission Website Tracks Progress in Protecting Lake Erie

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Ohio celebrates World Wetlands Day

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Michigan to host webinar for Lake Erie plan

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Satellite photos show how nearly all of Lake Erie became ice covered this week

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H2Ohio deadline approaching

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Former Navy captain wants to bring submarine drydocks, and 3,000 jobs, to Lorain’s Black River

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Sparking curiosity

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Great Lakes website launches

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Where untreated sewer flows discharge into Cleveland-area waterways: A list of the 10 worst spots

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Why so many Lake Erie earthquakes? Experts have some ideas

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Outdoors: Vital habitat a welcomed addition to Henry County wildlife area

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Protecting our Ohio wetlands

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Big bucks earmarked for Ohio waterway improvements

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What happens under Great Lakes ice? Scientists want to know before it’s too late

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Dirt and trash in snow could melt into Cleveland-area waterways

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Governor DeWine announces $3M in H2Ohio grants for Ohio River Basin wetland projects

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Local Great Lakes ‘areas of concern’ to be cleaned up by 2030

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President  Biden visits Lake Erie to discuss cleaning up of Great Lakes

   

Wolf administration announces funding to protect Lake Erie

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Comments overwhelmingly against AquaBounty project

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What caused an unusual series of earthquakes in Lake Erie this year?

March 2022

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 5 new lakefront projects led by Cuyahoga County, Cleveland Metroparks gain support, accelerating drive to open up shoreline

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 Conservation drainage and advanced technologies to be the focus of upcoming drainage school

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 Lake Erie isn’t deep, but has depth of character among the Great Lakes

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 Winter research in Great Lakes will help scientists understand climate change and what happens when ice disappears

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Nonprofits: Aerator systems improving Buckeye Lake water quality

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Great News via the Infrastructure Bill

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Restoring Lake Erie, creating Ohio jobs

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ERDC researchers look for solutions to Great Lakes water quality issues

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What caused an unusual series of earthquakes in Lake Erie this year?

 

 

U.S. Rep Marcy Kaptur wants to establish a federal ‘Great Lakes Authority’ to promote region’s environment and economy

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UN urges the world to give groundwater the attention it needs

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Awards Contract to Dredge Ashtabula Harbor and Help Create New Wetland Ecosystem

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EPA official believes Great Lakes algal-bloom struggle will continue

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Ohio Supreme Court ruling could mean the end of Lake Erie’s Icebreaker wind farm project

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“Great Lakes Bill of Right” Legislation Introduced

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 Restoring Lake Erie, creating Ohio jobs

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Why wind turbines in Lake Erie are so controversial

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Goll Woods preserve being expanded

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Navy shipyard proposal for 2 Ohio towns needs revision

    Holmes County Park District receives H2Ohio grant to restore wetlands along Killbuck Creek
    Ohio could soon pass bill to deregulate development of ephemeral water streams
    Sandusky begins wetlands work near Cedar Point
    Officials sign off on water-quality project in Mark Township
    Florida man promises Lorain County commissioners his compost business won’t make a stink
    Lake Erie shores could be getting a much-needed facelift
    Cuyahoga County releases finished report, interactive site, on new lakefront public access plan
    Area legislators in D.C. propose new ‘Great Lakes  Authority’
    Negotiated settlement 'back on track' for landmark Lake Erie case
    Does H2Ohio really work? More than $10M being spent to find out
    Marcy Kaptur’s very good Great Lakes idea: editorial
    New Documentary ‘The Erie Situation’ Looks at Toxic Algae Pollution on the Great Lake

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Biden’s nearly $6T budget aims to bolster EVs, Great Lakes and PFAS cleanup

April 2022

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Lake County gets $11.3M in state funds to build facility to process dredged material

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to remove sea lampreys in the Grant River; to explain in open house

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Planning work on wetland proceeding

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DeWine weighs on whether or not to ease how Ohio ephemeral streams are regulated

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Team effort played big part in securing grant to build dredging containment facility in Lake County

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Protected farmland won't be put back into farming, at least for now

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Back to the swamp: Wetland restoration benefits trickle down

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50 years after the Clean Water Act was passed, there is still work to be done

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DeWine visits BGSU for H2Ohio research

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ODNR Grants $576K in Marine Patrol Assistance For Community Safety

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Experience the Wonders of Wetlands on May 26

   

Lakewood sees benefit of allowing lakeshore residents to form shoreline improvement district

    Offshore Wind Accident: Orsted Asks for ‘No-Sail Zones’ After Turbine Breaks Into Sea
May 2022   Models predict that planned phosphorus reductions will make Lake Erie more toxic
    COMMENTARY: You can’t fish through an ‘algal bloom.’ Threat about more than drinking water
    Harmful algal blooms cause problems in Lake Erie; drinking water customers pay the price.
    Electrofishing helps sewer district biologists check water quality in Cleveland-area streams
    Smart buoys return to Lake Erie to help monitor water quality and conditions
    New research wetland could unlock clues for better filtering
    Sea lamprey population could soon boom in Great Lakes
    Lorain looks to turn spoils of dredging into sellable topsoil as part of new program

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EPA awards $225K grant to Ohio for water monitoring at beaches

. . NOAA vessel Thomas Jefferson in Cleveland marking history, mapping Lake Erie
. . Ag Report: $3 million set for 9 H2Ohio projects
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Geneva-on-the-Lake completes first phase of erosion project

June 2022 .

BGSU researchers travel to Africa in search for answers to Lake Erie’s harmful algae blooms

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Along the Way: Fighting Lake Erie pollution and winning

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Re-charted waters: NOAA ship to use sonar to map the bottom of Lake Erie

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 Port of Cleveland reaches ‘agreement in principle’ on settlement over property holding up Irishtown Bend stabilization

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NOAA maintaining its Lake Erie algae projection

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August 2022

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