Meet Allison Lukacsy-Love: artist, community projects manager for the city of Euclid and member of Cleveland’s first Young Professionals Council of the Alliance for the Great Lakes. Originally from New Jersey, Lukacsy-Love grew up wanting to live near the water. She moved to Cleveland in 2011 after graduating from Carnegie Mellon University to work for…

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Everyone knows Lake Erie has a harmful algal bloom problem. The evidence is literally bright green, toxic slime on the surface of the lake’s western basin each summer. The blooms are caused by excess phosphorus. But how exactly do you solve the problem? The Lake Erie Foundation wants to collect and analyze data to create…

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The Friends of the Crooked River Present 2018 River Rat Revelry. Find out where we’ve been and what’s in store for the Cuyahoga River and its friends. Members will discuss sewers, dams, water trail, programs and projects, including canal diversion dam, Snow Lake and the Gorge Area Share Cuyahoga cheer with fellow river rats and…

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Western Reserve Land Conservancy is working to permanently preserve the Sandbar in Sandusky Bay, a popular spot for kiteboarding and sometimes camping. The Conservancy in December bought the property from Bay Point Resort and Marina for more than $1 million, with plenty of help from federal and state grants. The 68-acre, narrow peninsula extends south from…

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Cleveland surfers, paddlers and kayakers want to form a chapter of the international Surfrider Foundation, which works to keep beaches accessible and water clean. Bill Cochrane, owner of Nalu Stand-up Paddle & Surf shop in Rocky River, posed a question about a chapter on Facebook last week. The comments were swift. Yes! Yes! Yes! Within…

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