Freshwater Science: Turning Dredged Sediments into Farm Soil Nutrient Supplements
February 27, 2023
11:00 am – 11:30 am
Dredging is essential to keeping Lake Erie harbors open and working, but disposal of the dredged sediment can be problematic. Between the nutrients and other pollutants the sediment can carry, and the murky water disposal can cause, open-lake disposal of dredged sediments is prohibited in Ohio as part of an effort to prevent harmful algal blooms.