Toxic Algae General Information

The CLAM Program presented information at the American Water Works Association and Ohio Watershed Leaders conferences.  Click here for the slide set with general information about Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs).*

*Special thank you to Linda Merchant-Masonbrink with Ohio EPA and Dr. Eugene Braig with Ohio State University for their contributions to the presentation.

Protecting Our Lakes from Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs)

Register HERE.

Join us on Saturday, May 10th, 10:00 a.m. –  1:00 p.m. at the West Creek Watershed Stewardship Center (2277 West Ridgewood Drive) in Parma, Ohio to learn about Harmful Algal Blooms.  A boxed lunch will be served.

Linda Merchant-Masonbrink with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency will talk about the ecology of cyanobacteria.  A demonstration on monitoring techniques being used by citizens will be given by Dr. Robert Davic (Adjunct Professor, The Ohio State University), followed by a presentation on HAB monitoring results in Ohio.  The seminar will conclude with a discussion on protection measures.

There is a $5 registration fee to attend.  Registration can be done online or contact Dana Oleskiewicz at 330-466-5631or oleskiewicz@windstream.net.  Please register by May 7, 2014.