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May 26, 2013
Two specially designed boats remove tons of debris from Cleveland’s waterfront each year, protecting fish and wildlife that live in the harbor.
May 23, 2013
The removal of more than 1 million cubic yards of steel waste along the Lower Black River is improving water quality and habitat for fish and wildlife.
March 26, 2013
Restoring the Lacustrine Refuge, a four-acre wetland adjacent to a Lake Erie tributary, created wildlife habitat and reduced polluted runoff.
January 23, 2013
Establishing the 139-acre Lake Erie Bluffs Park, an ecologically significant site in Ohio, protected 20 rare plant and animal species.
September 26, 2012
Reducing prescription drugs that are washed down sinks and toilets also reduced the risk of active compounds contaminating drinking water sources.
May 26, 2012
The Lake Erie watersnake, a subspecies of the Northern watersnake found only on Lake Erie’s islands, was brought back from the brink of extinction.
March 23, 2012
A sediment cleanup and habitat restoration project have restored two miles of the Ashtabula River, which will help remove it from the Area of Concern list.
January 23, 2012
Restoring Big Creek reduced polluted runoff and created wetlands and other habitat that benefited fish, wildlife and people who live near the creek.
June 23, 2011
Removing an old dam from Euclid Creek in Ohio improved water quality and allowed for the return of fish and other aquatic life to the waterway.