Tag Archives: Asian-Carp

July 18th 2014

Weekly News Roundup: Zebra Mussels, Asian Carp, and More

Hey everyone! Here are some of the things happening in Great Lakes conservation from this past week: The Columbus Dispatch reports scientists are using blood samples from nesting chicks and eggs to study the presence of metal and chemical contamination … Continue reading

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June 26th 2014

New Poll: Ohioans Back Stronger Rules to Stop Farm Field Runoff, Federal Support for Clean Water Act

76 percent of Ohio voters support federal Great Lakes restoration efforts Columbus, Ohio (June 26, 2014) – Solid majorities of Ohio voters from across political lines want stronger rules to curb farm field runoff, support federal investments to restore the … Continue reading

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June 6th 2014

Weekly News Roundup: Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, Harmful Algal Blooms, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news: The Associated Press reports on the updated Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, proposed by the White House last week. The proposal places a greater emphasis on climate change, as … Continue reading

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June 3rd 2014

Preventing the Spread of Invasives Through the Bait Trade

Aquatic invasive species may be unintentionally sold to as live bait to anglers. It’s not uncommon for anglers to release unused bait fish into the water at the end of the day. This can lead to the establishment or spread … Continue reading

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May 9th 2014

Weekly News Roundup: Sturgeon Spawning, Algal Blooms, and More

Hey everyone. In case you missed this last week in Great Lakes conservation news, here’s a recap: Volunteers have begun to guard the Black River in Michigan to prevent illegal take of spawning lake sturgeon, reports the Great Lakes Echo. … Continue reading

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