Following a Daily Show profile of the Lake Erie Bill of Rights, the Ohio legislature has agreed on a new state budget that bans Rights of Nature enforcement.
The Internet has had images of people canoeing across parts of downtown Put-in-Bay.
Locals in opposition of the nature rights want the right to say “no” to ecosystem protections.
Local anglers join Gov. DeWine and other government officials for a day of fishing.
Legislation includes funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
Globally, the last five years have been the hottest five on record.
Kaptur says provisions deal with Asian carp, harmful algal blooms.
U.S. Sens. Brown and Portman introduce bipartisan resolution about environmental progress.
Heavy rains fell in April, feeding the bloom.
As the water rises, look for erosion and flooding.
Letter-writer encouraged by governor’s approach to protecting Lake Erie.
The world is mobilizing again, tapping into the power of a conscious, concerned, and coordinated global citizenry to meet a crisis that can’t wait another minute.
Time to educate the community about importance of water, local environmentalist suggests.
“Knowledge often does not drive action.”
Group suggests moving more aggressively toward green energy.