Click here to view part 1.
Stone Laboratory, Ohio State University’s Island Campus on Lake Erie, is featured in a new four-part series, Lake Erie: Beyond the Surface, that will rebroadcast this Sunday, July 22 at 12:30 pm on WKYC-TV3 in Cleveland.
The first of a year-long series, the documentary provides an overview of the geophysical and commercial history of Lake Erie; recounts the story of the environmental science, rescue, and recovery of the lake; and outlines its commercial importance to the region.
Dr. Jeff Reutter, Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Laboratory Director, discusses Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Laboratory’s importance to the Lake’s recovery through their research and education programs. Others featured include OSU Sea Grant Extension Tourism Director and Coastal Ohio Director Melinda Huntley; OSU Emeritus and former Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Laboratory Director Dr. Charles Herdendorf; and Stone Lab faculty Chris Winslow.
The four-part series will continue throughout the next year, airing a new segment every quarter, with the next slated for October.
To view part 1 of the series or read interviews of the Ohio State and Stone Lab staff, go to www.wkyc.com/life/programming/shows/lake_erie/ .
Stone Laboratory is Ohio State University’s Island Campus on Lake Erie and the research and education facility of the Ohio Sea Grant College Program. Sea Grant is the primary university-based program of the Department of Commerce’s National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), located in each coastal state, to promote better understanding, conservation and use of America’s coastal resources.