The annual tree seedling sale has started. Order forms for the Ottawa Soil and Water Conservation District 2013 seedling tree and shrub sale are now available by calling 419-898-1595 or visiting the website at www.ottawaswcd.com. Evergreen varieties in packets of 10 for this year include: Colorado Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce,…
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, through its Great Lakes Hydraulicsand Hydrology Office reports a preliminary new record low water level for Lake Michigan-Huron for the second month in a row.
To continue ongoing efforts toward improving water quality in northwest Ohio, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) has hired Justin McBride of Dola to serve as an agricultural engineer for the Western Lake Erie Basin.
Black Swamp Conservancy has acquired an 80-acre tract of land and donated it to Danbury Township in Ottawa County. The property, located on the Marblehead Peninsula, is adjacent to the township’s existing 111-acre Meadowbrook Marsh Preserve and will expand the size of the preserve to more than 190 acres.