Orlando heads the statewide Ohio Clean Marinas Program, providing environmental education to marinas and boaters.
Birding Trail Guidebook
The book lists 88 popular and less well-known birding spots all along Ohio’s Lake Erie coast.
LATEST NEWS & EVENTSMORE
Ohio Sea Grant Research to Determine How Algal Blooms Impact Fish’s Vision and Hunting BehaviorBy Christina Dierkes •
Clean Marinas Webinar: Going Green
Learn about "Going Green" to enhance a marina’s appearance, environmental impact, and functionality.Online Event • Sarah Orlando
NOAA and Partners Issue 2016 Seasonal Harmful Algal Bloom Forecast from Ohio State’s Stone LabBy Christina Dierkes •
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.
Extension Program Leader Tory Gabriel and crew caught some monster fish at Cedar Point National Wildlife Refuge yesterday while conducting wetland...
Ohio Clean Marinas Program hosts Going Green Webinar next Thursday, Sept. 29 | Ohio Sea Grant https://t.co/z0v7VKbZsN
Free webinar Thursday, Sept. 29 on how marinas can improve their environmental impact!