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Ohio’s Country Journal: (11-12-18) New phosphorus research project for the Maumee Watershed

Great Lake Daily News: (11-12-18) Ohio’s watershed moment: How to fix Lake Erie algae

The Toledo Blade: (11-08-18) Fate of western Lake Erie under new governors uncertain

The Beacon: (11-08-18) Put-in-Bay’s ‘Skip The Straw’ gives boost to Lake Erie Foundation 

The Great Lakes Daily News: (11-08-18) No matter party or position, officials must protect Great Lakes

The Chronicle: (11-08-18) Live-streaming a marshland for fun – and science

The Great Lakes Daily News: (11-07-18) Manitoulin Island and the new Great Lakes Islands Alliance

The Sandusky Register: (11-05-18) Science prize aims to solve algal bloom crisis

The Toledo Blade: (11-04-18) The science of saving Lake Erie

The Plain Dealer: (11-04-18) Message to the next Ohio governor: Big agriculture does not rule this state, to befoul Lake Erie or otherwise – editorial

The Morning Journal: (11-3-18) Port Authority right to determine if land is usable | Editorial

The Sandusky Register: (11-03-18) Mild algal bloom still affects local businesses

Great Lakes Today: (11-02-18) The Love and Lore of Lake Erie’s Wetlands

The Port Clinton News Herald: (11-02-18) Ohio Sea Grant reports gains from algal bloom research

The Toledo Blade: (11-02-18) Ohio’s next governor can’t drag their feet on Lake Erie’s health

Farm and Dairy: (11-01-18) Commission tables Kasich’s order on watersheds

Outdoor News: (11-01-18) Algae bloom initiative a step in the right direction

The Plain Dealer: (11-01-18) Ohio commission delays Lake Erie protections ordered by Gov. John Kasich

The Star Beacon: (11-01-18) Board again sidelines Kasich’s order on Lake Erie algae

Soundings: (11-01-18) Lake Erie boating interests demand officials get tough on algae blooms

The Sandusky Register: (10-31-18) This year’s harmful algal bloom was relatively mild, scientists say

The Toledo Blade: (10-31-18) State panel again puts off vote on Lake Erie watersheds

Trade Only Today: (10-31-18) Lake Erie boating interests demand officials get tough on algae blooms

The News Herold: (10-29-18) Army Corps. of Engineer restoring, adding to wetlands along shoreline

The Plain Dealer: (10-29-18) Bowling Green State University to establish Lake Erie Center to fight harmful algal blooms

The Toledo Blade: (10-28-18) Researchers hope to put dredge to work for farmers

The Toledo Blade: (10-27-18) Groups working together to protect Great Lakes from Asian carp

The Columbus Dispatch: (10-25-18) Task force to issue report on Lake Erie watershed order next week

The Plain Dealer: (10-24-18) 8 cool things to do at the National Museum of the Great Lakes

The Columbus Dispatch: (10-24-18) Editorial: Time for leaders to step up to protect Lake Erie

The Sentinel-Tribune: (10-24-18) Brown talks algae bloom, regional water source

The Toledo Blade: (10-23-18) Supporters keep up push to put Lake Erie Bill of Rights on ballot

The Plain Dealer: (10-23-18) Public input sought regarding Cahoon Creek-Frontal Lake Erie subwatershed plan

Great Lakes Now: (10-22-18) Slow-moving Asian carp response keeps lakes at risk

Great Lakes Daily News: (10-22-18) Vampire of the Sea: Without sea lamprey controls, the Great Lakes would not be so great (10-21-18) Lake Erie portrayed as resource ‘on the edge’ in Linda Butler photos at natural history museum

The Toledo Blade: (10-21-18) UT professor recognized for algal work 

The Plain Dealer: (10-21-18) No more Ohio Soil and Water Conservation Commission foot-dragging on Lake Erie protections: editorial

The Plain Dealer: (10-19-18) Ohio Department of Agriculture director fired for opposing Kasich’s algal-bloom policies

Fresh Water Future: (12-19-18) GLRI Cleans Up Toxic Dump + Water Affordability & PFAS Are Center Stage In MI + Stakeholders Engage On GLC + Climate Change Concerns UN 

The Toledo Blade: (10-18-18) Cordray outlines clean waterways policy during Lake Erie visit

The News-Herald: (10-18-18) Mentor Beach Park erosion to be addressed

The Toledo Blade:(10-18-19) Citizens group seeks Toledo city council support on Lake Erie Bill of Rights

Port Clinton News Herald (10-18-18) Kaptur visits demonstration farm addressing runoff pollution

The Toledo Blade: (10-16-18) UT algae expert to speak at Oregon park

Great Lakes Echo: (10-16-18) Algae is ugly: Why Lake Erie anglers avoid harmful algal blooms

The Toledo Blade: (10-16-18) NOAA says algae season over for the region

Great Lakes Daily News: (10-15-18) Time’s running out from stopping Asian carp from invading our Great Lakes

The Sandusky Register: (10-14-18) This year’s harmful algal bloom fading away

The Sentinel-Tribune: (10-13-18) Archaeology: Technology advances search for Lake Erie’s shipwrecks, other secrets

BGSU: (10-13-18) BGSU gets $50,000 from the Lake Erie Protection Fund (Opinian): (10-13-18) The massive stall to Lake Erie protections happening behind the scenes in Columbus: Thomas Suddes

The Plain Dealer: (10-12-18) Ohio EPA awards $100,000 to research using dredged Lake Erie sediment on farm fields

Great Lakes Daily News: (10-12-18) University of Michigan researchers look to make diesel fuel from algae with $2M grant

Great Lakes Echo: (10-11-18) Changing climate linked to changing species

Great Lake Daily News: (10-11-18) Battle of Lake Erie continues over watershed order

The Sandusky Register: (10-11-18) Congress approves water bill, sends it to president

Great Lakes Now: (10-10-18) Stocking Sturgeon on Lake Erie

The Plain Dealer: (10-10-18) Congress signs off on water bill with projects to help Lake Erie

The Plain Dealer: (10-10-18) Lake Erie paddlers form Northern Ohio Surfrider Foundation to clean lakes, rivers

Great Lakes Daily News: (10-10-18)  Walberg, Ryan introduce bill to create Great Lakes stamp, boost restoration funding

The Sandusky Register: (10-09-18) Sandusky supports $8.1M revamp to Jackson Street Pier

Great Lakes Daily News: (10-9-18) Great Lakes water levels expected to make moves as we go into fall

Great Lakes Daily News: (10-09-18) Couple asks U.S. Supreme Court to overturn Indiana ruling guaranteeing public access to Lake Michigan beaches

Ideastream: (10-08-18) Maumee River Lake Sturgeon Release Draws Hundreds

The Toledo Blade: (10-07-18)  Hundreds cheer as sturgeon return to Maumee River

The Toledo Blade: (10-06-18) Brown campaign cancels news conference after group announces protest

The Plain Dealer: (10-5-18) Lake Erie harmful algal bloom less severe than expected. Why?

The Plain Dealer: (10-5-18) Ohio State’s Stone Lab receives $2.7M for new lab, technology

NOAA: (October) Lake Erie Harmful Algal Bloom Bulletin

The Toledo Blade: (10-5-18) Ohio Supreme Court again rules against Lake Erie bill of rights supporters

North American Wind Power: (10-04-18) Icebreaker Wind Gets ‘Most Significant Single Approval’ Yet

The Morning Journal: (10-4-18) Lake Erie water quality continues steady improvement

The Toledo Blade: (10-2-18) Ancient fish to swim the Maumee on Saturday

Interlochen Public Radio: (10-2-18)  Oil transport, invasive species biggest threats to Great Lakes, says author    

The Plain Dealer: (10-1-18) Cleveland to study docks around FirstEnergy Stadium, North Coast Harbor in lakefront development plan

The Columbus Dispatch: (10-1-18) Portman, Brown sign letter urging Army Corps to stop Asian carp

The Morning Journal: (09-28-18) State Rep. Kent Smith elected as Ohio leader of Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Legislative Caucus

The Toledo Blade: (09-28-18) Young, old, Democrat or Republican: Great Lakes residents hate Asian carp

The Plain Dealer: (09-26-18) You can help solve Lake Erie’s harmful algal bloom problem with University of Akron spectrometers

The Sandusky Register: (09-26-18) Report: Great Lakes Restoration Initiative boosted area’s economy

The Sandusky Register: (09-23-18) Study shows that clean beaches matter

The News Herald: (09-22-18) Euclid Waterfront Project moves forward, despite protests

The Sandusky Register: (09-21-18) Bigger, better boat added to Miller Ferries’ fleet

The Morning Journal: (09-21-18) Great Lakes Commission wants more use of natural water-protection measures

The Plain Dealer: (09-21-18) Cuyahoga River sediment remains tainted with PCBs, latest tests find

The Beacon: (09-20-18) Critical migratory bird habitat on Middle Bass Island gains protection 

The Gazette: (09-17-18) Report: Ethanol maker shuts down 2 Iowa plants

The Beacon Journal: (09-17-18) Beacon Journal/ editorial board: Erie lack of leadership

The Detroit News: (09-15-18) Lake Erie free of toxicity in algae bloom

The Sandusky Register: (09-14-18) Purchase expands park on Middle Bass Island (09-14-18) Toxic algae is invading our lakes and lack of transparency makes it difficult to track

The News Herald: (09-13-18) Senate passes bill with Lake Erie protections

The Toledo Blade: (09-13-18) Scientists, others hear farmers’ perspective at algae conference 

Rock The Lake: (09-12-18) Saturday is International Coastal Clean Up Day 

Energy News Network: (09-11-18) Lake Erie offshore wind project vows extra bird, wildlife protections

CBC: (09-11-18) Why a sudden spike in the temperature of the Great Lakes has scientists worried 

The Toledo Blade: (09-10-18) Lake Erie, other environmental issues factor into Ohio governor’s race

The Toledo Blade: (09-09-18) Lake Erie, other environmental issues factor into Ohio governor’s race

The Toledo Blade: (09-09-18) Film explores theory that enviro toxins are linked to ALS, Parkinson’s, Alzheimers

Rock the Lake: (09-07-18) Euclid breaks ground on groundbreaking Lake Erie trail 

Stormwater: (09-07-18) Lake Erie Gets Many Helping Hands for Urban Stormwater Reduction

The Sandusky Register: (09-06-18) Lake Erie’s harmful algal bloom persists

The Blade: (09-06-18) Saving Great Lakes fund a start

NPR: (09-06-18) Coastal Labs Studying Increased Flooding Consider Moving Because Of Increased Flooding

The Blade: (09-06-18) Bad actors hurting efforts to combat lake’s algae issue

Michigan Radio: (09-06-18) Toledo works to restore trust in its water after 2014 microcystin scare    

The Blade: (09-06-18) Saving Great Lakes fund a start 

Great Lakes Now: (09-05-18) Big Water, Big Money… But Algae?

WTOL: (09-04-18) NOAA research lab uses underwater vessel to monitor algal blooms

The Blade: (09-03-18) Full speed on Lake Erie reforms

The Blade: (09-03-18) Governor makes appointments to Lake Erie panel

The Blade: (09-02-18) UT on front line of microcystin research

The University of Akron: (08-31-18) Lake Erie’s toughest challenges tackled by doctoral students  

NOAA: (08-30-18) Lake Erie Harmful Algal Bloom Bulletin, also Satellite Imagery

The Manitoulin Expositor: (08-29-18) Asian carp establish ‘finholds’ in Lake Erie, Ontario and Michigan

The News Herald: (08-29-18) New 15-acre public preserve unveiled at Kelleys Island

The Buffalo News: (08-28-18) Trump nominates Corwin to head Great Lakes agency

The New York Times: (08-29-18) Algae Bloom in Lake Superior Raises Worries on Climate Change and Tourism

The Sandusky Register: (08-27-18) Portman: Climate change is real, we have to do something

The Sandusky Register: (08-27-18) Panel named to work on Lake Erie issues

The Sandusky Register: (08-27-18) Action needed for Lake Erie

The Toledo Blade: (08-27-18) Toxin threat from algal bloom starting to dissipate

Great Lakes Now: (8-24-18) Lake Erie’s algae problems: Delay. And more delay

Michigan Radio: (08-24-18) Discussing solutions to Lake Erie’s toxic blooms    

The Toledo Blade: (08-23-18) Attorney has ‘real faith’ tighter controls are in store for Lake Erie

The Chicago Tribune: (08-23-18) 5 things about invasive and non-native species in the Great Lakes

The Monroe News: (08-23-18) Acting EPA chief encouraged by Great Lakes cleanup

The Toledo Blade: (08-22-18) Judge says algae lawsuit has too many loopholes

The Toledo Blade: (08-20-18) Panel appointed to study health of Lake Erie

WOSU: (08-20-18) Republican Lawmakers Set Up Panel To Study Lake Erie Algae Blooms    

The Toledo Blade: (08-20-18) Lucas County seeks to join Lake Erie algae lawsuit 

The Toledo Blade: (08-17-18) Acting U.S. EPA administrator wants to keep Great Lakes restoration program

The Toledo Blade: (08-17-18) Environmental group seeks to join algae lawsuit

The Toledo Blade: (08-16-18) Lake Erie’s economic impact highlighted by officials

The Toledo Blade: (8-14-18) Lake Erie Foundation seeks to join landmark lawsuit

Watertown Daily Times: (08-13-18) Senate allocates $11 million to prevent spread of Asian Carp

The News Herald: (08-12-18) Toledo backs lawsuit seeking action on Lake Erie algae

The Sandusky Journal: (08-12-18) Exploring the Estuary

The Toledo Blade: (08-12-18) Proposed Icebreaker wind project is not what it seems 

The Sandusky Register: (8-12-18) Lawmaker: City residents deserve voice in Lake Erie’s fate

The Morning Journal: (08-12-18) Vermilion’s newest boat launch earns praise

The Plain Dealer: (08-12-18) Lake Erie protections should not wait longer; Ohio soil and water panel must act: editorial  

The Toledo Blade: (08-11-18) Lake Erie protections should not wait longer; Ohio soil and water panel must 

The Plain Dealer: (08-10-18) Full Great Lakes funding a triumph of problem-solving over politicking: editorial

The Sandusky Register: (8-9-18) A marvelous marsh worth saving and strengthening

The Plain Dealer: (08-07-18) Cuyahoga County Council awards $1.1 million for revamping of Rocky River’s Bradstreet’s Landing pier

Michigan Radio: (08-07-18) Disappearing beaches part of the ebb and flow of Great Lakes water levels     

The Plain Dealer: (08-07-18) No swimming at Edgewater Beach after storm causes raw sewage to go into Lake Erie

The Sandusky Register: (08-07-18) Kaptur signs on to help bill dealing with algal blooms

The Toledo Blade: (08-07-18) Toledo water group collects signatures for ‘Lake Erie Bill of Rights’ inclusion on Nov. ballot

The Plain Dealer: (08-06-18) Euclid City Council takes historic vote to launch innovative lakefront trail

The Sandusky Register: (08-05-18) Kasich officials say farmers were included in lake discussions

The News Herald: (08-04-18)  Chagrin River Watershed’s vitality maintained by partnership

The Sandusky Register: (08-02-18) Great Lakes Restoration money OK’d by Senate

The Sentinel-Tribune: (08-01-18) Legislators take Lake Erie questions

The Plain Dealer: (08-01-18) Congress defies Trump and gives Great Lakes initiative $300 million

WKSU: (08-01-18) Agriculture Group Shows Support for Some of Kasich’s Lake Erie Regulations    

Rock the Lake: (08-01-18) See drone video of Ohio’s Lake Erie beaches, from Edgewater to Marblehead 

The Sandusky Register: (07-31-18) Come to Lake Erie meeting, bring algae

The News Herald: (07-30-18) Harmful algal bloom expert offers global perspective

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: (07-30-18) Dead zones in Green Bay show signs of lasting longer, raising long-term questions

The Plain Dealer: (07-30-18) Lake Erie wind power project receives clean water certification by Ohio EPA 

The Akron Beacon: ( 07-29-18) Time isn’t on Lake Erie’s side

The Sandusky Register: (07-29-18) Separating fact from fiction about Lake Erie wind energy

The Sandusky Register: (07-29-18) ‘Green week’ returns to Put-in-Bay; last call for controlled hunts

The Sandusky Register: (07-29-18) Lake Erie deserves better

The Plain Dealer: (07-29-18) Latest Ohio Statehouse refrain – ‘Let’s keep befouling Lake Erie’: Thomas Suddes

The News-Messenger: (07-28-18) Historic Ballville Dam is just about gone

The Plain Dealer: (07-27-18) Provisional approval of Cleveland’s Icebreaker wind project pushes Ohio closer to being first in freshwater wind power: Heidi Callender (Opinion)

The Plain Dealer: (07-27-18) Ohio soil and water panel needs to grow a backbone. Lake Erie is too important to the state and its future: editorial

Your Erie: (07-27-18) Pennsylnania Sea Grant Receives $800,000

Michigan Ag Connection: (07-27-18) Canada Groups Asks Ohio, Michigan to Rethink Grass Carp Policy

The Norwalk Reflector: (07-27-18) Lake Lake Erie Islands reveal a rich history, robust ecosystemErie Islands reveal a rich history, robust ecosystem

The Blade: (07-25-18) More needs to be done for Lake Erie, Gov. Kasich

The Plain Dealer: (07-25-18) Lake Erie dead zone threatens Cleveland drinking water

The Associated Press: (07-25-18) Federal grant supports Lake Erie algae bloom warning system

The Blade: (07-24-18) U.S. EPA accused of procedural ‘sleight-of-hand’ over western Lake Erie algae cleanup strategy 

The Blade: (07-24-18) Key steps being taken to address harmful algal blooms

Rock the Lake: (07-24-18) Text a Great Lakes buoy, and it’ll text you back with the latest water conditions 

The News-Herald: (07-23-18) Eastlake kayak ramp, launch to open

Sandusky Register: (07-23-18) Cordray, DeWine pledge to include farmers in Lake Erie cleanup

The Sandusky Register: (07-22-18)  Exploring beach habitats

The Plain Dealer (07-22-18) Gov. Kasich’s laudable Lake Erie protections, Ohio lawmakers’ laze-inducing term limits: Thomas Suddes 

Fremont News Messenger: (07-20-18) Lake Erie advocates conduct economic study

The Blade: (07-19-18)Committee punts Kasich’s request for Lake Erie ‘distressed’ designation

The Elyria Chronicle (AP): (7-19-18) Ohio legislative leaders, farmers urge John Kasich to cancel algae order

Great Lakes Today: (07-18-18) Researchers aim for faster water contamination test

The Beacon: (07-18-18) Lake Erie HABs to shrink slightly, but will still be significant 

Sandusky Register: (07-18-18) Legislative leaders attack Kasich’s Lake Erie order

The Blade: (07-18-18) Lawmakers push back against Kasich order on Lake Erie

Great Lakes Daily News: (07-18-18) Stakeholders look to lock in funding to complete Asian carp-related study

Great Lakes Now – Detroit Public TV: (07-18-18) Six turbines planned near Cleveland

Michigan Radio: (07-18-18) MSU researchers hope cyanobacteria can make bioplastics more environmentally friendly 

Detroit News: (07-18-18) Michigan State University aims to reduce algae blooms in Lake Erie

Great Lakes Now: (07-17-18) Long-stalled Lake Erie wind project gets tentative green light

WCSM: (07-17-18) Lake Erie Algae: A Call for a Deeper Dive into the Problem

Sandusky Register: (07-17-18) Stay healthy in Lake Erie by using these online tools

Lake Erie Marine Trades Association: (07-17-18) Boating Group Blasts Latest Icebreaker Recommendation

The Blade: (07-17-18) Mayor touts water plant, blames lawmakers for Lake Erie algae woes 

Great Lakes Now – Detroit Public TV: (07-16-18) Peak Lake Erie algae season keeps scientists, politicians and lawyers busy

Ohio Country Journal: (07-16-18) Agricultural nutrients targeted in Clean Lake 2020 Bill and Kasich executive order

Sandusky Register: (07-15-18) Dealing with another significant algal bloom

Becon Journal: (07-15-18) Beacon Journal/ editorial board: The governor sends an Erie message

Great Lakes Now – Detroit Public TV (07-13-18) Scientists expect Lake Erie’s 2018 algae bloom to be “significant.”  Charter boat captain says business is down by 25 percent

Press Release: Port Clinton, Ohio: (07-12-18) Lake Erie Algae Forecast Needs to Add Progress Report on Phosphorous Reductions LEF Press Release – Algae, 07-13-18

The Sandusky Register: (07-12-18) Kasich issues order to combat harmful algal blooms

Michigan Radio: (07-12-18) Using green infrastructure to reduce flooding    

Rock the Lake: (07-12-18) Lake Erie harmful algal bloom forecast 2018: Better than last year 

The Toledo Blade: (07-11-18) Justice Department: Judge has no authority to enforce TMDL in Lake Erie

Gov. Kasich Communication Department (07-11-18) Aggresive new action to improve Lake Erie water quality

Farm and Dairy: (07-11-18) Breaking: Kasich signs Lake Erie executive order

The Plain Dealer: (07-11-18) Gov. John Kasich targets farm nutrient runoff into Lake Erie in executive order

WCPN: 07-11-18) Algae Blooms: Ohio Spent Billions But Only One Percent On Agriculture

The Star Beacon: (07-11-18) Ohio governor wants new farm rules to fight Lake Erie algae

The Sandusky Register: (07-11-18) Marblehead marina wins top ‘Clean Marina’ designation

The Blade: (07-11-18) Ohio governor wants new farm rules to fight Lake Erie algae

The Blade: (07-11-18) 88 percent of Great Lakes residents agree lakes deserve bigger investment

The Blade: (07-10-18) It’s that time of year: Toledo resumes thrice-weekly tests for algal toxin

WBFO: (07-09-18) Cornell researchers developing speedy test to find bacteria in beach water    

The Blade: (07-08-18) Mayflies, algae both part of the game for Lake Erie walleye anglers

The Sandusky Register: (07-07-18) Last call to block Lake Erie wind turbines?

MLive: (07-05-18) Great Lakes water temperatures soar after recent heat

Sandusky Register: (07-05-18) Free email bulletin tracks Lake Erie’s harmful algal blooms


The Plain Dealer: (07-05-18) LEEDCo wind project tentatively OK’d, but must show plan it will not harm birds and bats to operate at night

Euclid Observer: (07-05-18) Euclid residents experiencing shoreline erosion can access resources through the Ohio Department of Natural Resources

The Blade: (07-03-18) Algae bloom taking shape in western Lake Erie 

Rock the Lake: (07-03-18) What’s the deal with Cleveland’s harmful algal blooms?

The South Bend Tribune: (07-03-18) Fort Wayne builds berm to keep Asian carp out of Great Lakes

WNMU: (07-02-18) Snyder vetoes ballast water bill, signs DEQ oversight legislation     

MLive: (07-02-18)  What Trump’s economic-driven water order may mean for Great Lakes

The Toledo Blade: (07-02-18) Toxic algae in western Lake Erie make early arrival because of heat 

The Sandusky Register: (07-01-18) New algal bloom develops in Sandusky Bay

The Plain Dealer: (07-01-18) Northeast Ohio beaches remain open, even with Lake Erie water quality, algal advisories

The Sandusky Register: (06-30-18) Conservation bill gains support

The Beacon Journal: (06-30-18) Editorial Board: Here comes the algae

The Sentinel-Tribune: (06-29-18) Gardner urges Kasich to sign clean lake plan

The News Herald: (6-29-18) After decades of debate, Ballville Dam demolition will start next week

Farm and Dairy: (06-29-18) Ohio ag groups challenging Kasich’s water quality focus

The Sandusky Register: (06-29-18) Clean Lake 2020 bill sent to Kasich

Michigan Radio: (06-29-18) Algae in the gas tank? U of M researchers study problems holding back algal biofuel    

Port Clinton News Herald: (06-28-18) ‘Historic’ flooding spurs Port Clinton to look at infrastructure

The Toledo Blade: (06-28-18)  More must be done to protect Lake Erie

The Toledo Blade: (06-27-18) EPA funds will aid Maumee River cleanup, Great Lakes restoration

Rock the Lake: (06-27-18) Ohio awarded $215,000 in U.S. EPA beach grants 

The Toledo Blade: (06-27-18)  State lawmakers approve Lake Erie funding bill

The Sandusky Register: (06-26-18) Clean up the lake

The Sandusky Register:  (06-26-18) Here’s how Sandusky will improve its greatest resource

WTOL TV: (06-26-18)  Kaptur, Brown announce $300K in funds for Metroparks’ restoration effort

Rock the Lake: (06-26-18)  How can you be certified as an Ohio Clean Marina?

WTOL TV: (06-25-18) Final data being gathered for algae bloom forecast (06-25-18)  Great Lakes invasive species make themselves at home

The Undark: (06-25-18) Navigating a Sea of Superlatives in Pursuit of the Asian Carp

The Plain Dealer: (06-24-18) Great Lakes invasive species make themselves at home

The Plain Dealer: (06-24-18) Stop treating Lake Erie like a floating garbage dump

The Sandusky Register: (06-23-18) Warming drives spread of toxic algae in U.S.

The Sandusky Register: (06-23-18) Senate farm bill to help Lake Erie battle algae

Rock the Lake: (06-22-18) Lake Erie water levels are high. Why? And what does that mean?

The News Herald: (06-22-18) Lake County state Reps. introduce bill assisting homeowners with coastal erosion

The Patch: (06-22-18) New Legislation Could Protect Ohio’s Coastal Properties      

The Plain Dealer: (06-22-18) Cuyahoga River enjoys revival 49 years after the fire: a visual tour

The Columbus Dispatch: (06-21-18) Column: Senators should oppose repeal of Clean Water Rule

90.3 WCPN: (06-20-18) Ohio EPA Director Calls For Nutrient Runoff Regulations To Clean Lake Erie

90.3 WCPN: (06-20-18) Family Separation at the Border & Lake Erie Health Update  (Audio for the Lake Erie Health Update starts at 30:25.)

Detroit Free Press: (06-20-18) MI CLEAR brings together diverse groups to reduce algae blooms in Lake Erie

The Toledo Blade: (06-19-18) Lake Erie clean-up measure nearing governor’s desk

The Toledo Blade: (06-18-18) Toledo’s Ottawa River takes another big step in its long healing process

The Sandusky Register: (06-16-18) New website tracks phosphorus in Lake Erie

The Washington Post: (06-15-18) The Chesapeake Bay hasn’t been this healthy in 33 years, scientists say

The Morning Journal: (06-15-18) Lake Erie’s water levels spur erosion concerns

News 5 – Cleveland: (06-14-18) Homeowners, city officials worried as erosion eats away at Lake Erie shoreline

The Sandusky Register: (06-13-18) Judge asked to demand action from EPA

The Chronicle-Telegram: (06-13-18) Sherrod Brown introduces provisions for Lake Erie in Senate Farm Bill

The Plain Dealer: (06-13-18) Ohio EPA program enables Akron to save money on sewer projects while protecting local waterways

Michigan Radio: (06-13-18)  Toledo and its suburbs spar over water costs      

NBC 24: (06-13-18) Farm in McComb see success in nutrien removal research

The Morning Journal: (06-12-18)  Port of Lorain getting $2.5 million for dredging

The News Messenger: (06-12-18) Wildlife officials sample Sandusky River for grass carp

The Toledo Blade: (06-12-18)  Group that filed algae lawsuit seeks comprehensive cleanup strategy

The Sandusky Register: (06-11-18) New website tracks phosphorus in Lake Erie

Star Beacon: (06-11-18)  Metroparks celebrates county’s pristine, ‘scenic’ rivers

The Sandusky Register: (06-08-18) Lake Erie bill gets boost

The Sandusky Register: (06-08-18) Is the lake safe to swim?

Great Lake Echo: (06-08-18)  The battles that shaped Great Lakes water politics

The Toledo Blade, Editorial: (06-07-18) Science will save Lake Erie

The News Herald: (06-07-18)  Erosion the topic of meeting in Eastlake with Northeast Ohio administrations

The Plain Dealer: (06-07-18)  House passes water bill with measures to help the Great Lakes and Cleveland

WCPNIdeastream: (06-06-18) Project Clean Lake; Euclid Beach Erosion; Midges & Mayflies 

The Plain Dealer: (06-05-18)  No to Racine Great Lakes water diversion: editorial

Cleveland 19: (06-04-18) Lake Erie is 2 feet higher than normal causing the Ohio coastline to wash away

Avon-Avon Lake Patch: (06-04-18)  Lake Erie Historically High, Erosion Threatens Coastal Property      

Rock the Lake: (06-04-18) Midge season! What to know about the pesky Lake Erie bugs 

FreshWater: (06-04-18)  Lake Erie starts here: Why Cleveland Heights storm drains will soon have a new look

Michigan Radio: (06-03-18) Invasive hitchhikers found in laker ballast water    

The Sandusky Register: (06-03-18) State senator believes his Lake Erie bill will advance soon

The Toledo Blade: (06-02-18)  Op-Ed Column by Dave Spangler  What happened to the Ohio Department of Agriculture?

The Sandusky Register: (05-27-18)  Sandusky Bay Pathway bike path could span 80 miles

The Sandusky Register: (05-27-18) Microplastics found in Great Lakes beer — and fish

WTVG: (05-26-18)  New hope for Lake Erie’s algae problem

The Toledo Blade: (05-24-18)  Judge says he may back away from Lake Erie algae lawsuit

The News-Herald: (05-23-18) Great Lakes Advisory Board could be abolished

The Sentinel-Tribune: (05-23-18)  BGHS juniors develop ag filter

The Toledo Blade: (05-23-18)  Judge says he may back away from Lake Erie algae lawsuit 

The Plain Dealer: (05-22-18)  Reps. Dave Joyce and Marcy Kaptur want Great Lakes board to continue

The Sandusky Register: (05-21-18) State taking action: Free permits available for erosion control work

The Sandusky Register: (05-20-18) Shoreline Threatened 

The Sandusky Register: (05-20-18) Expect algal bloom

The Sandusky Register: (05-20-18)  Congress protecting the Great Lakes program

The Sandusky Register: (05-19-18) High water closes many roads throughout region

The Plain Dealer: (05-18-18)  Lake Erie rescue project is boosted by construction of West Side tunnel

The Morning Journal: (05-16-18) Why Asian carp pose a threat to the Great Lakes

Rock the Lake: (05-16-18) Water-monitoring buoys launched in Lake Erie for the season 

Cleveland Metro Press: (05-16-18) Gov. John Kasich wants to crack down on phosphorus runoff that feeds Lake Erie algal blooms

Michigan Radio: (05-15-18) Could artificial intelligence help scientists fight toxic blooms in the Great Lakes? 

The Toledo Blade: (05-15-18) Let it rain lake funding 

The News Herald: (05-15-18)  Predictions come out for Lake Erie algae bloom in summer 2018

The Plain Dealer: Editorial (05-15-18) Gov. John Kasich must cure his tone-deafness on Lake Erie impairment: editorial

The Toledo Blade: (05-15-18) EPA chief: Kasich’s comments about impairment taken out of context

The Sandusky Register: (05-15-18) Two bills aim to help Lake Erie

The Plain Dealer: (05-15-18) Lake Erie, Great Lakes water levels much higher than May historical average

The Toledo Blade: (05-13-18) Chance encounter with birds changed life of Black Swamp observatory chief

Great Lakes Echo: (05-11-18) Researchers evaluate ways to keep plastic pollution out of Great Lakes

The Toledo Blade: (05-11-18) Proposed bills would fund runoff reduction efforts for Lake Erie 

The Sentinel Tribune: (05-11-18) Proposal would return farmed land to wetland status

The Sandusky Register: (05-10-18)  Gardner, Arndt introduce two bills to help Lake Erie

The Plain Dealer: (05-10-18) Portman-led investigation finds Army Corps angled for Lake Erie dumping

The Beacon: (05-10-18) Lake Erie Conservation News Ohio EPA wants farm regs; Brown, Portman seek full GLRI funding 

The Sentinel Tribune: (05-10-18) Clean Lake 2020 Plan gets bi-partisan support

Civil Eats: (05-08-18)  Farm Runoff in U.S. Waters Has Hit Crisis Levels. Are Farmers Ready to Change?

Michigan Radio: (05-08-18) A crayfish, a snail, a fish and two plants land on “least wanted” list   

The Plain Dealer: (05-07-18) First-of-the-spring Lake Erie harmful algal bloom forecast is fuzzy, but includes gloomy possibilities 

The Toledo Blade: (05-07-18)  Nuke closures have impacted local economies, changed community character

The Toledo Blade: (05-06-18) Biggest Week in American Birding brings influx of tourism dollars

The Beacon: (05-03-18) Howard Marsh a new jewel for birders, paddlers, hikers and anglers 

Michigan Radio: (5-03-18) Microplastics can harm creatures at the bottom of the food web   

The Chronicle: (05-03-18)  Lakefront plan needs cash 

The Columbus Dispatch: (05-03-18)  Editorial: Save Lake Erie: Set Limits on cheical fertilizer

Great Lakes Water & Wildlife: (05-02-18) Lake Erie is Officially Impaired: Now What?

The Plain Dealer: (05-02-18) Residents protest Avon Lake power plant wastewater permit: Here’s what to know

The Toledo Blade: (05-02-18) Kapszukiewicz goes after Farm Bureau and legislature at algae conference

Michigan Radio: (05-01-18) Are farmers’ profits more important than our water? 

Farm and Dairy: (05-01-18)  Ohio EPA explains its decision to list Lake Erie impaired

The Morning Journal: (05-01-18) Avon Lake Council committee pitches public marina

The Columbus Dispatch: (04-30-18) Ohio has ‘long way to go’ to solve Lake Erie’s algae problem, state officials say

The Plain Dealer: (04-27-18) Cuyahoga River to celebrate new achievements for improved public access, aesthetics

Michigan Radio: (04-27-18)  Fertilizer runoff into Lake Erie unchanged after billions spent    

The Daily Standard: (04-27-18) West Beach project to kick off soon

The Toledo Blade, Editorial: (04-26-18)  Lake Erie shame

Star Tribune: (04-25-18) Overuse of farm fertilizer drives state’s first effort to regulate it

Sandusky Register: (04-23-18) Pesticides aim to kill sea lampreys

The Toledo Blade: (04-23-18) Howard Marsh Metropark opens to public Saturday

Sandusky Register: (04-22-18) Senate blocks bill dealing with invasive species

Sandusky Register: (04-22-18) Save Lake Erie, A Viewpoint

Sandusky Register: (04-21-18)  Study: Little progress made in curbing nutrients feeding algal blooms

The Toledo Blade: (04-20-18) Stouffer appointed to Lake Erie Commission

Federal Ruling on the Lake Erie Impaired Law Suit (PDF)

The Beacon: (04-19-18) Bay Point Conservation receives $249,000 

WOSU Radio: (04-19-18) Ohio EPA Working On New Laws To Protect Lake Erie

Michigan Radio (04-18-18) Preserve the Great Lakes ecosystem    

Milwaukee Jounal Sentinel (04-18-18) Conservation groups rip Great Lakes shipping bill, worried invasive species will be dumped

The Beacon (04-17-18) Nor’easter slams Ottawa County – again!

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (04-17-18) U.S. Senate voting this week on looser rules for Great Lakes ships dumping ballast water

Great Lakes Now – Detroit Public TV (04-17-18) Federal judge orders U.S. EPA to enforce Clean Water Act in Ohio

Toledo Blade Article: (04-16-18) Fall 2018 eyed for release of iconic lake sturgeon into Maumee River 

Port Clinton News Herold: (04-16-18) Weekend storm causes flooding, road closures throughout county

The Toledo Blade: (04-13-18) Data shows Lake Erie impairment declaration was justified in 2010

The Toledo Blade: (04-13-18) Noted UT algae researcher to take helm of Lake Erie Center

The Toledo Blade: (04-12-18) Judge slams EPA over Lake Erie impairment controversy

Great Lakes Echo: (04-10-18) People can once again kill cormorants

Wall Street Journal: (04-09-18) Researchers Race to Thwart Toxic Algae Outbreaks

Columbus Dispatch: (03-27-18) Letter: State drags feet on contaminated lake

Sandusky Register: (03-27-18) $300 million for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative included in $1.3 trillion spending bill

The Toledo Blade: (03-27-18) Lawmakers propose Lake Erie funding plan

Morning Journal: (03-26-18) Black River Summit agenda announced

Urbana Citizen: (03-25-18) Birds Migrating to Ohio

The Toledo Blade: (03-24-18) Bill aims to help meet restrictions from Lake Erie impairment 

Cleveland Plain Dealer: (03-23-18) Lake Erie’s Western Basin ‘Impaired’

Associated Press Article: (03-23-18) Algae leads to ‘impaired’ designation for western Lake Erie

Port Clinton News Herald: (03-23-18) Root of the problem: Soil structure called vital to clean water

The Toledo Blade, Editorial: (03-22-18) Impairment designation a welcome victory for Lake Erie

The Detroit News: (03-22-18) Spending bill keeps $300M for Great Lakes cleanup

The Toledo Blade: (03-22-18) Kasich administration declares Lake Erie open waters as impaired

Michigan Radio: (03-22-18) NWF: Dear Ohio, follow up Lake Erie “impaired” designation with action

The Plain Dealer: (03-22-18) Lake Erie’s Western Basin ‘impaired,’ ending years of resistance by Kasich administration (03-21-18) How A $10 Million Competition Based In South Florida Takes Aim At Algae Blooms Worldwide

The Toledo Blade: (03-16-18) Biologists Eye Two Algae Toxins in Sandusky Bay

The Toledo Blade, Editorial: (03-14-18) Lake Erie Rescue Plan Needs Teeth

The Toledo Blade: (03-07-18) Federal plan calls for phosphorus reductions to improve Lake Erie water