Posts Tagged ‘Lake Ontario’

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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.

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Controlling lamprey numbers

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

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Ask an expert: Trolling for brown trout

OOD contributor and veteran Lake Ontario angler Jason Forde provides insight on trolling for brown trout for the first time.

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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

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Great Lakes protection projects get funding

Farming and landowning efforts to protect the Great Lakes and their watersheds are getting a funding boost from the province.

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Wetlands added to Greenbelt

The province plans to add 46.5 hectares (115 acres) of wetlands connected to Bowmanville, Soper, and Wilmot creeks to the Greenbelt.

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Great Lakes get funding

The provincial government announced it would disburse $1.9 million to 44 community-based projects designed to protect the Great Lakes.

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Waterspout reports increasing

New research says reports of waterspouts, a whirling column of air and water mist that usually appears as a funnel-shaped cloud, are increasing every year.

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Port Hope closes Ganaraska River lands

Port Hope is once again temporarily closing access to land bordering the Ganaraska River in two phases as a result of the provincial shutdown and stay at home order.