Project Title & Description
Facilitation of Lake Erie Forum Activities to Promote Restoration Goals
This project supports the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, pursuant to Public Law 113-6. The Ohio Environmental Council will facilitate a number of Lake Erie Forum activities, placing a special emphasis on nearshore health and nonpoint source pollution. The forum will focus on high priority watersheds and the reduction of polluted runoff from urban, suburban, and agricultural sources, including outreach efforts to farmers on the agricultural impacts to Lake Erie and the use of agricultural practices to reduce these impacts.