2019 Great Lakes Beach Sweep

GET READY FOR THE 34th ANNUAL GREAT LAKES BEACH SWEEP! Date: Saturday, September 14th, 2019 Time: 10:00 AM To Noon Home Base: Woodlawn State Park and Evangola State Park (Free admission) –  Do your part to help mother nature! Where: At any of the 300 beaches in...
Legislature Bans Microbeads In Erie County

Legislature Bans Microbeads In Erie County

Erie County legislators Thursday approved what appears to be the most comprehensive regulation in the country prohibiting microbead plastics in an effort to prevent pollution in the Niagara River and the Great Lakes, [ More  .  .  . ] WGRZ TV ( Click...
Dreaded Asian Carp the Target of New Ontario Lab

Dreaded Asian Carp the Target of New Ontario Lab

Canada has a new tool to battle the spread of an insatiable invasive species: an Asian carp research lab that’s the first of its kind in the country. Researchers say the Burlington, Ont.-based lab at the Canada Centre for Inland Waters (CCIW) will be an integral part...

Hot Topic: Wind Turbines on Lake Erie

Author: Janet Lenichek, Executive Committee, Sierra Club Niagara Group Republicans Lynne Dixon and John Mills have submitted a resolution to the Erie Co. Legislature to BAN all wind turbine projects either in Lake Erie or along the shores of Lake Erie in Erie County....