Birding Trail Guidebook
The book lists 88 popular and less well-known birding spots all along Ohio’s Lake Erie coast.
LATEST NEWS & EVENTSMORE
Webinar: Forecast for Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie in 2016
Ohio Sea Grant & Stone Lab will host a public webinar to explain NOAA's 2016 seasonal forecast for HABs in Lake Erie.Stone Lab, Put-in-Bay, OH 43456 • Jill Jentes Banicki
Some Scholarships Still Available for 2016 Stone Laboratory Classes and Professional DevelopmentBy Lisa Rice •
Stone Lab Guest Lecture: Conservation at the Toledo Zoo
Conservation at the Toledo ZooStone Lab, Put-in-Bay, OH 43456 • Christopher Winslow
Ohio Sea Grant Releases Summary of First Year of ODHE Harmful Algal Bloom Research InitiativeBy Christina Dierkes •
2016 Guest Lecture Series at Ohio State’s Stone Lab Features State, Federal Agencies, ResearchersBy Christina Dierkes •
Research Experience for Undergraduates Final Presentations
More information coming soon!Stone Lab, Put-in-Bay, OH 43456 • Christopher Winslow
Harmful Algal Bloom Research Initiative Awards $1.9 Million to Eight Ohio UniversitiesBy Jeff Robinson •
News of Large 2015 Walleye Hatch a Highlight of the 35th Annual Ohio Charter Captains ConferenceBy Lisa Rice •
Stone Lab Guest Lecture: Can Lake Erie help us monitor algal blooms in the rest of the country?
Can Lake Erie help us monitor cyanobacterial blooms in the rest of the country? A view from 700 miles upStone Lab, Put-in-Bay, OH 43456 • Christopher Winslow
Stone Lab Guest Lecture: The Role of NOAA in Great Lakes Research
The Role of NOAA in Great Lakes Research by Debbie LeeStone Lab, Put-in-Bay, OH 43456 • Christopher Winslow
Stone Lab Guest Lecture: The GLRI and the GLWQA
A Two-Punch Approach for Protecting and Restoring the Great LakesStone Lab, Put-in-Bay, OH 43456 • Christopher Winslow
Live Water Quality Data
Lake Erie Water Quality Powered by: WQData Live
Solar Panel Data Sustainability Initiative
Meet Our Educators
Ohio agents work with and help diverse agencies and organizations such as the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Ohio Department of Development, Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Ohio Lake Erie Office, Chambers of Commerce and Port Authorities, Ohio Visitors Bureaus, Natural Resources Conservation Service, outdoor writers, charterboat associations, and the Lake Erie Marine Trades Association. Learn more about our extension program
Visit Gibraltar Island, Experience Stone Lab!
A large majority of Ohio birders are college graduates.
An outreach campaign on preventing the spread of invasive species has led to a large positive change in angler behavior.
25% of students and teachers taking Stone Lab classes receive scholarships.
Lake Erie produces 50% of Great Lakes fish, more than the other 4 Great Lakes combined.
Issues Facing Our Lakes
Harmful Algal Blooms
HABs have been a focus of Ohio Sea Grant’s work since 1971. Today, Sea Grant’s work on reducing and preventing HABs ranges from the local to the international level
Not sure where to start? Our HABs FAQs give you a quick overview of the issue and possible solutions.
Algae Through the Ages
Ohio Sea Grant has been working to address Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie for over 30 years.
Lake Erie Issues: HABs
We have collected information on Harmful Algal Blooms on a special overview page.
Stone Lab Guest Lecture June 23, 2016: From basic science to policy implementation
Speakers Research Brief Thomas Bridgeman, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo Guest Lecture From basic science to policy implementation: a discussion of the rapidly developing science on Harmful Algae & Ohio EPA’s response to ensure safe drinking water Craig Butler, Director, Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Interim Director Dr. Chris Winslow addresses questions about research on identifying the sources of phosphorus runoff into Lake Erie at the June 22...