Harmful algae in Presque Isle Bay

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Harmful algae bloom in Presque Isle Bay photo Erie Times-News

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has confirmed the presence of harmful algae blooms in Presque Isle Bay in August 2013. Read the article in the Erie Times-News August 7th edition.

On August 14, Pennsylvania Sea Grant hosted a workshop for health and environmental managers on harmful algal blooms at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center. Download the presentations and other resources.

Questions?: Contact Marti Martz, at 217-9015, . There will be a future session for the public, probably in 2014.

Newspapers In Education (NIE)

PA Sea Grant provides the content and teacher lesson plans for the Erie Times-News Tuesday "Reconnect with your environment" NIE page. Past pages and lesson plans can be found here.