Dan Wire Vs. the Giant Green Blob That Devoured Lake Erie
Or: How the Maumee River Basin contributes to Lake Erie’s blue-green algae problem, and what we’re doing about it
In August 2014, Toledo experienced a severe water crisis caused by an outbreak of blue-green algae in Lake Erie. A state of emergency was declared, and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency told city officials to issue a “do not drink” warning — the city’s first — to area residents. Read More...