Articles tagged “lake erie”

Algae explosion threatens Great Lakes tourism for third consecutive year

Algae explosion threatens Great Lakes tourism for third consecutive year

Associated Press

Local fertilizer runoff causes the algae growth that’s impacted the lake’s tourism profits year after year, highlighting the interconnection of agriculture, health, and tourism economies in one small ecosystem.

6 years ago

Huge algae outbreak threatens multi-billion dollar Lake Erie tourism economy

Huge algae outbreak threatens multi-billion dollar Lake Erie tourism economy

John Flesher, Associated Press

No easy and quick fix solutions to this, so the tourism economy will definitely be affected in the short term, unfortunately.

7 years ago