- Lake Erie funding distributed to track invaders, fight algae Updated: May-05-16 12:32 am
OAK HARBOR, Ohio - The federal government is handing out over $3 million to help Lake Erie.
- Chile: fishermen protest, block roads after toxic blooms Updated: May-03-16 4:20 pm
SANTIAGO, Chile - Chilean fishermen have staged a protest demanding the government compensate them better after toxic algae blooms killed their catch.
- 3 northwest Ohio farms to showcase conservation practices Updated: Apr-23-16 11:20 am
FINDLAY, Ohio - Three farms in northwestern Ohio are being turned into demonstration sites to show farmers how to reduce fertilizer runoff that feeds the harmful algae in Lake Erie.
- Fish hatchery hit with flood-borne 'rock snot' to reopen Updated: Apr-23-16 10:21 am
BETHEL, Vermont - Almost five years after raging flood waters heavily damaged the White River National Fish Hatchery in the Vermont town of Bethel, contaminating tens of thousands of surviving trout and salmon with an invasive algae known as rock snot, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is ready to start raising fish there again.
- Dumping leaves in Lake Mitchell might soon be illegal Updated: Apr-15-16 7:41 am
MITCHELL, South Dakota - Dumping grass, leaves or tree branches into Lake Mitchell might soon be against the law.
- Starry stonewort discovery prompts efforts to stop algae Updated: Apr-11-16 1:39 pm
PAYNESVILLE, Minnesota - Minnesota's first confirmed infestation of starry stonewort has generated a coordinated response to stopping the invasive grass-like algae in Lake Koronis.
- Toxic algae warnings issued for 2 Thurston County lakes Updated: Apr-10-16 10:01 am
OLYMPIA, Washington - Health officials have issued toxic algae warnings for two Thurston County Lakes.
- Vermont biologist: Close cove to stop invasive plant spread Updated: Apr-07-16 1:09 pm
NEWPORT CITY, Vermont - A state official wants to close access to a cove off Lake Memphremagog (Mem-fre-MAY-gog) in northern Vermont to prevent an invasive plant species from spreading.