Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Lake Erie nutrient reduction plan released

<> Lake Erie nutrient reduction plan released - Great Lakes Commissioners from the eight Great Lakes states and two Canadian provinces endorsed a plan to reduce nutrient loadings and diminish problems like harmful algal blooms, toxic cyanobacteria, anoxic zones and other problems in Lake Erie -- a joint action plan developed by the Commission's Lake Erie Nutrient Targets (LENT) Working Group proposes phosphorus reduction targets and a set of 10 steps to achieve the targets.