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Tag: Lake Erie

Evaluating the Costs of Cutting Phosphorus in Ontario

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Nutrient loadings (particularly phosphorus) from human, agricultural, and industrial waste, combined with climate change, changes in land use patterns, and invasive species are creating...

Ontario Environmental Commissioner Reports on Nutrient Pollution

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Algal blooms are a frequent and wide-spread problem that is hurting the Ontario economy, threatening human and ecological health, and Ontario's Environmental Commissioner is demanding...

Research on HABS and Lake Erie Water Quality

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Water quality conditions in Lake Erie continue to pose health risks for Ohioans in coastal communities that use the lake as their drinking water...

Blue-Green Algae, Cyanobacteria Identified in Lower Thames

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The Lower Thames Conservation Authority (LTVCA) has confirmed that the Thames River is experiencing a toxic blue-green algae event. On  August 28, LTVCA staff noted...

Risk of Phragmites in the Great Lakes Basin

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In April, the Great Lakes Ecological Forecasting project based at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Centre, published Bogged Down in Phragmites: Assessing Risk in the...

Great Lakes Waterfront Trail Named Ontario Trail of Distinction

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Waterfront Regeneration Trust is honoured to announce that the Great Lakes Waterfront Trail has been recognized by the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport (MTCS)...

Farmers, Municipalities to Reduce Phosphorus in the Thames River

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A new initiative launched this week, called The Thames River Phosphorus Reduction Collaborative, is developing innovative tools, practices and technologies to help farmers and...

Great Lakes Mayors Call for Leadership from Canada

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At their annual meeting and conference, hosted by outgoing chair Mayor Denis Coderre, in Montreal, member mayors of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence...

Oil Infrastructure in the Great Lakes Region

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Three research papers were recently released that focus on oil transportation in the Great Lakes region. Commissioned by the Great Lakes Commission (GLC), the papers address...

Modelling the Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species in Great Lakes

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Already, 2017 has seen increased vigilance from Canadian provinces with respect to aquatic invasive species (AIS). A new study released earlier this month tracked the...

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