January 15, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $48,667 Environmental Education Grant to Seneca County Organization
The Sandusky River watershed will become a classroom for more than 200 Seneca County high school students with help from a $48,667 Ohio EPA grant.
January 10, 2013 Ohio EPA Hosting Meeting about Toledo Harbor Dredging
Ohio EPA will hold a public meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, to accept comments on a proposal for the annual dredging of the Toledo Harbor federal navigational channel.
December 14, 2012 Wood County Returns Solid, Infectious Waste Program Oversight to Ohio EPA
Residents of Wood County should contact Ohio EPA’s Northwest District Office in Bowling Green about questions or issues with solid waste in the county.
December 5, 2012 Ohio EPA Selects Environmental Scholarship Winners
Seven environmental science and engineering students will receive scholarships to study at Ohio colleges and universities from Ohio EPA’s Environmental Education Fund.
November 28, 2012 Ohio EPA Meeting about BP-Husky Air Pollution Permit Modification
The BP Husky Toledo refinery has submitted an application to modify its air pollution permit to voluntarily reduce its sulfur dioxide (SO2) emission limits on several process heaters and other emission units at the refinery.
November 21, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards $863 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Lucas County High School
An Ohio Environmental Education mini grant will provide supplies for students at the Phoenix Academy Community School to solve a water pollution mystery in the Ottawa River.
November 20, 2012 Sunny Farms Landfill Expansion Meeting on December 11
Ohio EPA will hold a public information session and hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, to accept comments on a proposed expansion of the Sunny Farms Landfill in Seneca County.
November 14, 2012 Ohio EPA Awards Clean Diesel School Bus Grants
Children in eight Ohio school districts will benefit from Ohio EPA grants awarded to install pollution control equipment on 75 buses and idle reduction technology on 68 buses as part of Ohio EPA’s Clean Diesel School Bus Grant program.
November 9, 2012 U.S. EPA Approves Report about Small Tributaries to Lake Erie, Maumee River
An Ohio EPA a water quality report about tributary streams to the lower Maumee River and Lake Erie was approved recently by U.S. EPA. The Ohio EPA report discusses stream impairments and suggests actions that can be taken to eliminate problems.
August 31, 2012 Clear Fork Mobile Home Park Will Upgrade Wastewater Plant
The owner of Clear Fork Mobile Home Park in Richland County has until June 30, 2014, to upgrade the park’s wastewater treatment system and comply with its wastewater discharge permit.
July 23, 2012 Ohio EPA, Lake Erie Charter Boat Captains Partner to Monitor Lake Erie
A partnership with the Lake Erie Charter Boat Association and an ongoing Ohio EPA water monitoring program are giving the state a more complete picture of water quality conditions in Lake Erie's Western Basin.
July 13, 2012 Port Clinton Resort Agrees to Improve Sewage System
Erie Islands Resort and Marina in Port Clinton will assess its wastewater treatment plant and collection system and complete repairs
June 13, 2012 Ohio EPA Invites Public to Ottawa River Meeting, Streamside Programs
Area residents have a chance to get an in-depth look at the Ottawa River on June 20 when Ohio EPA, in partnership with the Ottawa River Coalition, hosts a streamside program before a public meeting to discuss the river’s water quality and related issues.
June 5, 2012 Ohio EPA Conducting Water Quality Study in Black River Watershed
May 29, 2012 Study Finds Upper Scioto River Recovered from 2009 Fish Kills
A newly released Ohio EPA water quality study is the first comprehensive assessment of the upper Scioto River watershed since 1995.