Tag Archives: Asian-Carp

June 19th 2015

Weekly News Roundup: Phosphorus, Invasives, and More

In case you missed the past week in Great Lakes conservation news…   The Detroit Free Press reports on an agreement between Michigan, Ohio, and Ontario phosphorus levels in the western Lake Erie Basin. The agreement calls for a 40% … Continue reading

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May 8th 2015

Weekly News Roundup: Harmful Algal Blooms, Nuclear Waste, and More

In case you missed this past week in Great Lakes conservation news: The Toledo Blade reports that state regulators and treatment plant operators are unsure how to implement an EPA advisory on microcystins, the toxins produced by harmful algal blooms. … Continue reading

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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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