Asian Carp Could Make Up One-Third Of Lake Erie's Fish WeightA scientific report says if Asian carp become established in Lake Erie, they eventually could make up about one-third of the lake's combined fish weight and cause drop-offs in other fish species.
Great Lakes Levels Rise, But Slump Hasn't Ended Abundant rain and snowfall have given the Great Lakes a boost this year, but it's too early to declare an end to slumping water levels that have plagued the inland seas since the late 1990s and made life miserable for cargo shippers and marina operators, federal scientists said Wednesday.
Report Predicts Ever-Bigger Lake Erie Algae BloomsIt was the largest algae bloom in Lake Erie's recorded history. It sucked oxygen from the water, clogged boat motors and washed ashore in rotting masses that turned beachgoers' stomachs.
Asian Carp DNA Found In Year-Old Lake Erie Samples Genetic material from Asian carp has been discovered in Lake Erie water samples collected nearly a year ago, officials said Friday.
Coast Guard Begins Icebreaking On Great LakesThe U.S. Coast Guard has begun ice breaking operations in response to colder temperatures and ice growth in the western Great Lakes region.
1000s Of Dead Walleye Being Found In Lake ErieWildlife researchers in northern Ohio want to know what's killing thousands of walleye in Lake Erie.