Sign up by 3 p.m. today for algal bloom media briefing tomorrow. There’s also a public webinar

Ohio State’s Stone Lab will host a media briefing and public webinar tomorrow, Thursday, July 10, to explain NOAA’s Seasonal Forecast of Harmful Algal Blooms for Lake Erie. Speaking at both events will be experts and elected officials.

The media briefing starts at 10 a.m. Included will be lab demonstrations and on-the-water field experience. Get details here. Note: Register to attend by 3 p.m. today, July 9. Call or e-mail Jill Jentes, 614-937-0072, jentes.1@osu.edu.

The webinar goes from 2-4 p.m. To register, go here and scroll down.

Lake Erie’s recurring summer algal blooms threaten fishing, swimming, boating and tourism on the lake, plus drinking water and the health of the lake’s ecosystems.

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