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Features: August 2012

NOAA Provides Weekly Harmful Algal Bloom Forecasts for Lake Erie

NOAA Provides Weekly Harmful Algal Bloom Forecasts for Lake Erie

The western shores of Lake Erie have long been a longed-for destination of Ohio residents and others from nearby states. For many, summer would not be complete without time spent fishing, boating, or kayaking at Huntington Beach, Headlands State Park, or the ever popular Put-in-Bay. The annual economic value of Lake Erie tourism is estimated at $10 billion, and that’s before considering the large commercial fishery that thrives there, too. More...

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