POSTED: Monday, January 20th, 2014

Asian Carp Invasion

Asian Carp Call to Action

Attorney General DeWine Calls for Immediate Action to Prevent Asian Carp Infestation. “Failure … is not an option. The impacts…on the ecosystem are irreversible, and … on the economy… estimated to be in the billions,” —Attorney General DeWine. Continue reading

POSTED: Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Bobcat in Ohio

An Income Tax Checkoff Protects Ohio’s Natural Resources

Income Tax Checkoff Program Helps Protect Ohio’s Natural Resources. All donations go toward preservation efforts of Ohio’s natural area and protection of Ohio’s endangered wildlife species. Continue reading

POSTED: Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

Bobcat in Ohio

Bobcats May Be Removed from Ohio’s Threatened Species List

Biologists propose removing bobcats from Ohio’s Threatened Species List. Four other species to receive Species Designation change consideration. Continue reading

POSTED: Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

Video - Mill Creek MetroParks

Beautiful Mill Creek MetroParks (Video)

(Video) Beautiful Mill Creek MetroParks. Outstanding video exploring the history, beauty, and diversity of Mill Creek Metroparks, Youngstown, Ohio. Continue reading

POSTED: Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Eastern Hellbender

Conservation Partners ‘Hellbent’ on Saving Ohio’s Largest Amphibian

Conservation partners working in concert to save Ohio’s largest amphibian. Dedicated to re-establishing the endangered ‘Eastern Hellbender,’ the largest amphibian in Ohio and one of the largest salamanders in the world Continue reading

POSTED: Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

George W. Bush

“Build the Damn Thing.” —G. W.

Just build the damn thing! –George W. Bush. Continue reading

POSTED: Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Earth Day, 2013

Earth Day, 2013

Earth Day, April 22, 2013. Make it last a lifetime for all living things. (JD Art and Design). Continue reading

POSTED: Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Asian Carp Invasion

Asian Carp Invasion Update: None Found in Western Lake Erie

No Asian Carp Found in Western Lake Erie. Sampling results very encouraging in western Lake Erie believed to have the greatest chance of finding invasive carp. Continue reading

POSTED: Friday, August 10th, 2012

Ohio Osprey

Osprey Crossed Off Ohio Threatened Species List

Osprey Now Thriving in Ohio. Wildlife biologists report 145 osprey chicks were produced from 110 nests throughout the state this year enough to remove the osprey from the state’s threatened species list.
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POSTED: Monday, July 16th, 2012

Asian Carp eDNA Found in Lake Erie Water Samples

Asian Carp eDNA Found in Lake Erie Water Samples

Six Lake Erie Water Samples Test Positive for Asian Carp eDNA. Water samples from Sandusky and north Maumee bays tested positive for Asian carp environmental DNA in Michigan and Ohio waters. Michigan and Ohio DNRs planning follow-up actions with partner agencies.
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