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March 24th 2015

Action Alert: Urge Senators to Support Great Lakes Issues

Members of the Senate Great Lakes Task Force have released four letters to send to appropriators on a variety of important Great Lakes issues. The first letter urges appropriators to provide strong funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI), … Continue reading

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January 16th 2015

Weekly News Roundup: Asian Carp, Farm Bill, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news:   Ohio’s two U.S. senators are asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to cease dumping dredged material into Lake Erie, reports the Toledo Blade. There is bipartisan … Continue reading

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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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