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Harmful Algal Blooms & the Lake Erie Economy

August 28, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

For more than a decade we have witnessed the devastating impacts that harmful algal blooms can have on the Lake Erie outdoor and sportfishing economy, putting hundreds of thousands of jobs that rely directly on the health of Lake Erie at risk. Tune in Friday, August 28th as we unpack the leading causes of harmful algal blooms and the consequences they impose on communities, businesses and the regional economy. We hope you can join us to learn more about what is needed to address this threat to clean water and how your business can be part of the solution.

Featured Presenters:

Gail HesseGreat Lakes Water Program Director, National Wildlife Federation

Abigail Bennett, PhDAssistant Professor, Michigan State University Department of Fisheries and Wildlife

Preston VanAlstineResearcher, Great Lakes Business Network







August 28, 2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am