posted on February 28, 2014 at 12:08 PM
The report largely blames the algae's resurgence on manure and chemical fertilizer from farms.
posted on August 16, 2013 at 2:51 PM
The oxygen-deprived area may cover as much as 40 percent of the largest freshwater estuary in the Great Lakes.
posted on September 7, 2012 at 3:22 PM
Officials plan to expand efforts to test for Asian carp in the Lake Erie basin to bait shops.
posted on March 16, 2012 at 6:29 PM
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio's farmers won't be forced to change how they use fertilizer and manure even though both are thought to be contributing to the growing algae outbreaks in Lake Erie. Instead, state officials are hoping that farmers will...
posted on January 13, 2012 at 10:34 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - A federal study says Lake Erie andsome rivers flowing into it would offer ideal habitat for unwantedAsian carp. The U.S. Geological Survey says the Maumee, Sandusky and Grandrivers have...