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172: Ohio Sea Grant Offers Close-Up View of Lake Erie Science, Tourism to Local and State Legislators

August 11, 2011

Ohio State University’s Sea Grant and Stone Laboratory hosted more than 130 local and state elected officials and representatives from nearly 40 organizations during its 19th Legislative Days on Lake Erie August 4 and 5.

Legislative Days on Lake Erie »

173: OSU Educator Receives Congressional Flag, Commendations for Career Accomplishments

August 9, 2011

U.S. 5th District Representative Bob Latta (R-Ohio) recognized Stone Lab Co-Manager Hageman’s service to the program, the state, and Lake Erie by flying an American flag over the U.S. Capitol on July 14.

Hageman Receives Commendations »

174: Ohio Sea Grant Educator Receives Multiple Awards for Outdoor Writing

July 26, 2011

John Hageman, Co-Manager at Ohio State’ Stone Laboratory and Ottawa County Extension Educator, received three awards for his magazine writing at the Outdoor Writers of Ohio Conference.

Hageman Receives Writing Awards »

175: Small Lake Erie Mayfly Population Points to Low Water Oxygen Levels

July 15, 2011

An abundance of mayflies shows that Lake Erie is healthy. But this year, locals and several charter boat captains have noticed a shortage of the insects.

Mayflies Indicate Water Quality »

176: Family-Friendly Programs, Tours Available at Put-in-Bay

July 13, 2011

Families can learn about the science, history, and environmental issues of Lake Erie this summer with tours and programs at the AVC.

Tours, AVC Saturday Programs »

177: Ohio State University’s Huntley Receives Regional Award for High Impact Program Achievements

July 6, 2011

Ohio Sea Grant Extension Tourism Program Director Melinda Huntley received the Early Career Individual Achievement Award on June 21 at the Great Lakes Sea Grant Network annual meeting.

Huntley Wins Award »

178: Researchers Find Harmful Algae in Lake Erie Tributaries Early in Year

July 1, 2011

Scientists have discovered samples of harmful algae farther from Lake Erie and earlier in the year than they expected.

Phosphorus Research »

179: Survey Finds Public Outreach is Crucial for Lake Management

July 1, 2011

A recent Ohio Sea Grant-funded survey of aquatic ecosystem managers found that public outreach is an essential element of protecting an ecosystem.

Public Outreach Crucial for Ecosystem Management »

180: Student Team’s Robotic Water-Sampling Boat Expected to Save Time and Money

July 1, 2011

An Ohio Sea Grant researcher and his team of engineering students are testing an automated boat prototype that will lower the cost of water quality testing.

Robo Boat Samples Water »

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