Posts Tagged ‘Great Lakes’

Toronto Island Feat
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Supporting Toronto-area habitats

The federal government announced just over $200,000 in funding towards restoration of fish and wildlife habitat in the Toronto Region Area.

OFAH Atlantic Salmon Program Coordinator Ben Teskey presenting
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Gathering for Great Lakes Day

OFAH visited Parliament Hill to communicate the importance of the Great Lakes to federal politicians during a Great Lakes Day gathering.

close-up maw of the invasive sea lamprey
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Controlling lamprey numbers

Lamprey control efforts are expected to return to normal this year after two years of pandemic restrictions.

Jerry Darkes on a Superior adventure
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Chasing Lake Superior adventure

It was good to be back on Lake Superior chasing coaster brook trout. The sun was up and the winds were down. After a hearty breakfast provided by our hosts at Bowman Island Lodge, it was time to head out on the water for the day.

ela regulations - two people on research boat 760
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Experimental Lake Area gets $9.5 million

The Experimental Lake Area (ELA), a unique, world-renowned freshwater study area in northwestern Ontario, will get $9.5 million for research.

Brandon Road Lock and Dam aerial view
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US funds Asian carp deterrents

US congress has granted $225.8 million to deter Asian carp from traversing the Chicago Sanitary and Shipping Canal and the Great Lakes.

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Winter Grab looks at Great Lakes health

Three Canadian universities were part of Winter Grab – a unique binational effort looking at Great Lakes health during February.

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Province funds wetland restoration

Ontario is investing $6.7 million to aid approximately 150 projects across the province, restoring more than 750 acres of wetlands.

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100 years of sea lamprey

Nov. 8, 2021 was an ominous anniversary for the Great Lakes — it marked 100 years since the first capture of invasive sea lamprey