Lake Erie's water woes began building a decade ago
Water plant operators along western Lake Erie have long been worried about this ... before determining whether the water was safe. "This is not over yet," said Collins, who said some samples have showed decreased levels of toxins in the water.
Toledo, Ohio, Lake Erie, Water Crisis Continues; Over 400,000 Without Drinking Water
"This is not over yet," Toledo mayor D. Michael Collins said ... Michael Collins. Harmful blooms on Lake Erie have become annual affairs, fueled by fertilizers and other run-off from industrial sources surrounding the lake. According to the Associated ...
Experts: Toxic algae crisis on Lake Erie may not be over
This weekend’s toxic algae bloom on western Lake Erie that disrupted water supplies ... And though the city of Toledo has lifted its ban on water usage, the crisis may not be over, said Don Scavia, an aquatic ecologist and director of the University ...
Ohio Water Contamination Emergency ‘Not Over Yet’
The Ohio water contamination emergency is “not over yet,” according ... in the western basin of Lake Erie, that is not going to eliminate agricultural runoff, that is not going to eliminate mega- farming. That is where we have to go.
Behind Ohio drinking-water ban, a Lake Erie mystery
The governor has declared a state ... shallow western basin of the lake. But phosphorous levels don't fully explain what scientists are seeing in Lake Erie. For example, phosphorous levels were higher in 2007 than in 2011, yet the 2011 bloom was larger.