Lake Erie HAB Monitoring Network Matures to Protect Drinking Water

When toxic algae in western Lake Erie cut off 500,000 Toledo residents from their tap water in 2014, an effort to cobble together an algae-monitoring sensor network sprang up in the bloom’s slimy green wake.This September, as another bloom spread across the western basin, the coalition of water quality interests behind the project secured more than $2 million in backing to bolster it with . . .READ MORE.

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