The Erie Time New Newspaper in Education (NIE) program educates teachers, students, and members of the Erie community on important coastal environmental issues such as non-point source pollution, climate change, marine debris, invasive species, and emerging contaminants. Pages are developed every Tuesday during the school year from September through June and include a lesson plan on the topic highlighted each week. Check back weekly for the latest issue!

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Date NIE Title Topics Documents Lesson Plan
June 06, 2017 Wander in Water - NIE June 6, 2017 Education Download NIE document (5.7 MB)
June 01, 2017 Watershed Moments - NIE May 30, 2017 Download NIE document (4.82 MB)
May 23, 2017 NIE May 23, 2017 - Great Lakes Children's Water Festival Education Download NIE document (5.68 MB)
May 16, 2017 Center for Great Lakes Literacy - NIE 5/16/17 Education, Water Quality Download NIE document (5.59 MB)
May 02, 2017 New Angle on Fishing - NIE for May 2, 2017 Education Download NIE document (5.77 MB)
April 25, 2017 Waves of Concern Download NIE document (4.25 MB)
April 18, 2017 Catch the Buzz - Learn how to protect pollinators pollinators, bees, native plants, gardening Download NIE document (4.99 MB)
April 04, 2017 Journey of the Purple Martin - NIE April 4, 2017 wildlife, birds, migration, Education Download NIE document (4.1 MB)
March 28, 2017 NIE March 28, 2017 Land Conservation, wildlife Download NIE document (4.5 MB)
March 21, 2017 How a drop in bat population hurts the environment Download NIE document (4.63 MB)
March 14, 2017 Removing Rubbish from Erie Region coastal clean up Download NIE document (5.29 MB)
March 07, 2017 Sizing Up Pollution Download NIE document (4.59 MB)
March 01, 2017 Disappearing acts? Why our habitats need endangered species Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (5.29 MB)
February 19, 2017 to February 24, 2017
Thirst for Clean Water Water Quality Download NIE document (4.72 MB)
February 07, 2017 The Water Cycle Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Water Quality, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (2.89 MB)
January 31, 2017 The World's Assets Lie Deep: Saving our oceans is necessary for preserving all life on earth Water Quality, Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (4.46 MB)
January 24, 2017 Protecting our H.O.M.E.S: The irreplaceable drinking water for millions is found in the Great Lakes Water Quality, Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (4.01 MB)
January 17, 2017 Liquid Assets: Why protecting the Lake Erie Watershed should be important to all of us Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Water Quality Download NIE document (4.58 MB)
January 10, 2017 Pick of the litter: Competitive NOAA Marine Debris grant awarded to Erie's public schools Marine Debris, Water Quality, Clean Marina Initiative, Coastal Cleanups Download NIE document (5.27 MB)
January 03, 2017 Your map for local watersheds Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (2.27 MB)
December 20, 2016 Dirty secrets in our washing machines Water Quality, Marine Debris, Clean Marina Initiative Download NIE document (5.04 MB)
December 13, 2016 Pesky Plastic Problems: Microplastic pollution abundant in Great Lakes region Marine Debris, Water Quality Download NIE document (4.6 MB)
December 06, 2016 Hard to digest- Enduring plastic remnants of our throwaway lifestyles Water Quality, Marine Debris, Clean Marina Initiative, Coastal Cleanups Download NIE document (5.63 MB)
November 29, 2016 No Time to Waste- Bold actions needed to reduce aquatic plastic pollution Marine Debris, Clean Marina Initiative, Water Quality Download NIE document (5.07 MB)
November 15, 2016 Lake Erie's Deep Secrets- History told form stories at the bottom of Lake Erie Marine Archeology Download NIE document (4.68 MB)
November 01, 2016 Don't Duck Difficult Problems- Take precautions to stop spread of aquatic invasive species Aquatic Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (5.23 MB)
October 25, 2016 Combatting the Internet Invasion: Aquatic trade detector takes close aim at invasive species Aquatic Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (5.03 MB)
October 17, 2016 Unwanted fugitives: You can prevent invasive species from entering waterways Terrestrial Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (4.78 MB)
October 11, 2016 Think Tank- Dumping domestic aquariums harms our native species Aquatic Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (5.24 MB)
October 04, 2016 No bluffing - workshop aims to address methods of preventing erosion Bluff Management Download NIE document (5.16 MB)
September 27, 2016 Are you living on the edge? Bluff Management Download NIE document (5.29 MB)
September 20, 2016 It's a dog's life- Canine poisonings can be caused by toxic algal blooms Water Quality, Harmful Algal Blooms Download NIE document (5.08 MB)
September 13, 2016 Take local action for global change Coastal Cleanups, Marine Debris, Clean Marina Initiative, Water Quality Download NIE document (4.96 MB)
September 06, 2016 Trashing the Water- Plastic debris despoils coasts and endangers marine life Marine Debris, Clean Marina Initiative, Coastal Cleanups, Water Quality Download NIE document (2.39 MB)
June 07, 2016 Hidden treasures - Discover Presque Isle activities for park visitors Ecosystem Health, Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Invasive Species, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Marine Debris Download NIE document (575.42 KB)
May 24, 2016 Outstanding stewards - Center for Great Lakes Literacy/PA Sea Grant Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Stream Restoration Projects, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Water Qualit Download NIE document (3.23 MB)
May 17, 2016 Measured response - Lake Erie data Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (2.69 MB)
May 10, 2016 Rain check - harvesting rain provides environmental, economic benefits Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Stream Restoration Projects, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Water Quality Download NIE document (430.05 KB)
May 03, 2016 Lots of excellence - green parking lots Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Stream Restoration Projects, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Water Quality Download NIE document (981.66 KB)
April 26, 2016 Runoff selection - poor planning causes more frequent floods, pollution Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Stream Restoration Projects, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Water Quality Download NIE document (409.83 KB)
April 19, 2016 Silence speaks volumes - decline in frog populations PA Coastal Ecosystems, Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Water Quality, Land Conservation Download NIE document (442.03 KB)
April 12, 2016 Sea and do - NOAA awards Sea Grant College Status to Penn State Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Water Quality, Land Conservation and Public Access, Economic Sustainability, human Health, Invasive Species Download NIE document (415.42 KB)
April 05, 2016 Don't move a mussel - clean, drain and dry your watercraft Invasive Species Download NIE document (469.17 KB)
March 29, 2016 Hitching a ride - prevent the spread of invasive species Invasive Species Download NIE document (498.48 KB)
March 15, 2016 Clear choice Divers can help stop aquatic invasive species Invasive Species, Marine Archeology Download NIE document (379.48 KB)
March 08, 2016 Stop the Alien Invasion- Attacking invasive species begins in the classroom Aquatic Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (6.92 MB)
February 23, 2016 Hook them for life - Fish organizations celebrate anniversary Ecosystem Health, Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Invasive Species, Economic Sustainability Download NIE document (1.02 MB)
February 16, 2016 What a catch - Lake management restores fish population Ecosystem Health, Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Invasive Species, Economic Sustainability Download NIE document (376.28 KB)
February 09, 2016 Taking Stock - Great Lakes partnership protects fisheries Ecosystem Health, Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Invasive Species, Economic Sustainability Download NIE document (2.64 MB)
February 02, 2016 Not all is well underground Sea Grant Topics Water Quality, Ecosystem Health, Watershed Planning and Monitoring, human Health Download NIE document (3.08 MB)
January 26, 2016 Thirst for clean water Water Quality, Ecosystem Health, Watershed Planning and Monitoring, human Health, Harmful Algal Blooms Download NIE document (4.24 MB)
January 19, 2016 Diving into the PASST PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (4.81 MB)
January 12, 2016 Who is responsible? Plan provides outline for vital water sources Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (951.84 KB)
January 05, 2016 The last straw? How 9-year-old helped to stop plastic pollution Marine Debris, Clean Marina Initiative, Water Quality Download NIE document (2.32 MB)
December 15, 2015 Check the flowchart- Step-by-step process improves Cascade Creek Stream Restoration Projects, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management Download NIE document (5.95 MB)
December 08, 2015 Information Please- We need research on synthetic materials and aquatic life Marine Debris, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Water Quality, Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products Download NIE document (3.79 MB)
December 01, 2015 Wasteland awaits-Aging sewage treatment plants harm Great Lake basin PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, human Health, Beach Closures Download NIE document (4.69 MB)
November 17, 2015 Ground Rules- Make sure septic systems are in working order PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, human Health, Water Quality Download NIE document (4.83 MB)
November 10, 2015 Toxin Caution: How your lawn, garden might poison our waters PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Water Quality, Harmful Algal Blooms Download NIE document (483.06 KB)
November 10, 2015 Water Keepers: Citizen action helps to improve local streams Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Stream Restoration Projects, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Water Quality, Clean Marina Initiative, Coastal Cleanups Download NIE document (805.39 KB)
October 27, 2015 Sustainability Jells- Local grape farmers reap benefits from conserving PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Water Quality Download NIE document (3.67 MB)
October 20, 2015 Algae goes amok: Fertilizer runoff feeds growth of HABs in Lake Erie Water Quality, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Harmful Algal Blooms Download NIE document (4.41 MB)
October 13, 2015 Law and Reorder: Why federal Clean Water Act should be updated Water Quality, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (2.31 MB)
October 06, 2015 Halt Sprawl: Why we need to reclaim walkable communities Land Conservation and Public Access, Land Conservation Download NIE document (2.44 MB)
September 29, 2015 Hone in the Zone: Grants help protect Lake Erie Coastline Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Water Quality, Bluff Management, Public Access, Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency Download NIE document (938.87 KB)
September 22, 2015 Rx for Lake Erie: How Environmental Prescriptions Revived Lake Erie Water Quality, Harmful Algal Blooms, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (391.55 KB)
September 15, 2015 Pick of the Litter: Annual Shorelines Cleanup Needs you on Saturday Coastal Cleanups, Clean Marina Initiative Download NIE document (477.06 KB)
September 08, 2015 It's all Garbage: You can prevent trash from fouling waterways Marine Debris, Water Quality, Coastal Cleanups, Clean Marina Initiative Download NIE document (512.58 KB)
June 02, 2015 HAB-it forming work: Task Force to Monitor for Harmful Algal Blooms Harmful Algal Blooms, Water Quality, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (374.56 KB)
May 26, 2015 Truth or Consequence: Test your knowledge on how to protect water Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Education, Water Quality, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (3.66 MB)
May 12, 2015 In-Depth Project: Students weed out Wintergreen Gorge Terrestrial Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (570.54 KB)
May 05, 2015 Obligated to pollinate: Why butterflies, bees depend on native species Terrestrial Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (412.83 KB)
April 28, 2015 Good Riddance: How Invasive Plants Harm Environment Terrestrial Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (407.72 KB)
April 21, 2015 Root of the Problem: New group will work to control invasive weeds Terrestrial Invasive Species, Invasive Species, Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (515.85 KB)
April 07, 2015 Barrier Grief: Stream crossings blocked fish passage Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Stream Restoration Projects Download NIE document (409.18 KB)
March 24, 2015 Out to Lunch: Lost Cooler Drifts from Sarnia, Ontario, to Harborcreek Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (354.63 KB)
March 17, 2015 Kids get their drift: Lake buoy project boosts students' science skills Education, Water Quality, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (428.87 KB)
March 03, 2015 Ready for 4 Rs? Sustainability Practices Help Environment Marine Debris, Water Quality, Coastal Cleanups, Clean Marina Initiative Download NIE document (415.58 KB)
February 24, 2015 Clean Sweep: Join Great American Cleanup to Beautify Erie Clean Marina Initiative, Coastal Cleanups Download NIE document (2.7 MB)
February 17, 2015 Carbon Copies: Why increases in CO2 emissions harm our planet Erie Climate Change, Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency Download NIE document (2.57 MB)
February 10, 2015 No Fairy Tale: Science Reveals Big Increase in Greenhouse Gases Erie Climate Change, Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency Download NIE document (323.04 KB)
February 03, 2015 Air Apparent: Young Science Students Launch Weather Balloons Erie Climate Change, Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency Download NIE document (372.94 KB)
January 27, 2015 Weather or not: Follow this Checklist for Winter Travel in the Erie Region Erie Climate Change, Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency Download NIE document (348.93 KB)
January 20, 2015 Fetch the water: Why Lake Effect Snow Varies from Place to Place Erie Climate Change, Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency Download NIE document (476.32 KB)
January 13, 2015 Something's fishy- We need Accurate data on perch and walleye populations Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (3.63 MB)
January 06, 2015 What a Catch: Steelhead Fishing a big part of Erie County's Economy PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (509.4 KB)
December 23, 2014 Stocking Stuffers: Steelhead Program Keeps Streams full for Anglers PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Coastal Cleanups, Clean Marina Initiative Download NIE document (475.35 KB)
December 16, 2014 Hopes for Habitat PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (471.81 KB)
December 09, 2014 Depth Perception PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (474.22 KB)
December 02, 2014 Treasure Test Download NIE document (413.72 KB)
November 18, 2014 Water Foul- Aquascapes Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (551.59 KB)
November 11, 2014 Sink, Then Swim- Aquariums and AIS Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (502.1 KB)
October 28, 2014 Look Out Below- Invasive Plants Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (574.27 KB)
October 21, 2014 No Bait and Switch Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (488.38 KB)
October 14, 2014 In hot water Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (386.76 KB)
September 30, 2014 Take This Personally Water Quality, Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products Download NIE document (402.97 KB)
September 23, 2014 Something's fishy Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Water Quality, Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products Download NIE document (350.16 KB)
September 16, 2014 Making waves Coastal Cleanups, Marine Debris, Clean Marina Initiative, Water Quality Download NIE document (417.06 KB)
September 09, 2014 Plastic Havoc Water Quality, Marine Debris, Clean Marina Initiative Download NIE document (430.71 KB)
September 02, 2014 Holy Toledo HAB Blooms Harmful Algal Blooms, Water Quality, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (356.87 KB)
June 03, 2014 Protecting Lake Erie: A Shared Obligation Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (710.05 KB)
May 27, 2014 Stress Management- 16 and 20 Mile Creeks Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (997.62 KB)
May 13, 2014 Cheaper By the Dozen- 12 Mile Creek Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management Download NIE document (527.7 KB)
May 06, 2014 1 Fish, 2 Fish, No Fish Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (1.06 MB)
April 29, 2014 Sixmile Creek Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (970.48 KB)
April 22, 2014 Major Milestones Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (524.95 KB)
April 08, 2014 Size Wise Approach Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (389.44 KB)
April 01, 2014 Growing Pains Bluff Management, Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (1.13 MB)
March 25, 2014 Down the Drain- Mill Creek Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (494.23 KB)
March 18, 2014 On the Mend Cascade Creek Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Stream Restoration Projects, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (548.08 KB)
March 11, 2014 A Walk to Take Stock Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (1.02 MB)
March 04, 2014 In the Long Run Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (485.04 KB)
February 25, 2014 Elk Creek Peek Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Land Conservation Download NIE document (488.56 KB)
February 18, 2014 Straight Talk Crooked Creek Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (3.09 MB)
February 11, 2014 Source Course Raccoon Creek Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Land Conservation, Bluff Management Download NIE document (457.24 KB)
February 04, 2014 Creek Connections Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Water Quality Download NIE document (958.85 KB)
January 28, 2014 New Wave Environmental Ed Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Water Quality Download NIE document (2.28 MB)
January 14, 2014 Sparking change- Cuyahoga River Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (1.46 MB)
January 07, 2014 Neighborly advice Sandusky River Watershed Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Water Quality, Harmful Algal Blooms Download NIE document (300.99 KB)
December 17, 2013 What's the point? Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (1.86 MB)
December 10, 2013 Cautionary tale- Ottawa River watershed Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (756.53 KB)
December 03, 2013 Return engagement Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (249.64 KB)
November 19, 2013 Lake Erie Food Web PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (2.54 MB)
November 12, 2013 Big business- Lake Erie Economic Sustainability Download NIE document (286.57 KB)
October 29, 2013 Habitats aid habitats- actions can conserve H2O Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (582.09 KB)
October 22, 2013 Checks without balances Economic Sustainability Download NIE document (528.97 KB)
October 15, 2013 Act now: limited supply Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (525.2 KB)
October 08, 2013 Into the deep end Water Quality, Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (881.9 KB)
October 01, 2013 The water cycle Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (1.09 MB)
September 24, 2013 Why Don't Monarchs Rule? Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency, Erie Climate Change Download NIE document (5.93 MB)
September 17, 2013 No picnic at the beach Coastal Cleanups, Clean Marina Initiative Download NIE document (527.59 KB)
September 10, 2013 Out of bounds- plastic debris and the ICC Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Water Quality, Marine Debris, Coastal Cleanups Download NIE document (562.7 KB)
September 03, 2013 Zone in, not out Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Land Conservation Download NIE document (5.67 MB)
June 04, 2013 Border order- CZM boundary Watershed Planning and Monitoring Download NIE document (962.18 KB)
May 31, 2013 Exit strategy, Crooked Creek Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (1.19 MB)
May 14, 2013 Trickle-down practice- rain gardens Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Green Infrastructure, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Stream Restoration Projects Download NIE document (4.25 MB)
May 07, 2013 Permanent markers, plastic pollution in Lake Erie Water Quality, Marine Debris, Clean Marina Initiative, Coastal Cleanups Download NIE document (575.13 KB)
April 30, 2013 Thirst for knowledge- drinking H2O Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Water Quality Download NIE document (776.27 KB)
April 23, 2013 Baby (fish) steps PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (4.51 MB)
April 16, 2013 Size this up- sturgeon PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (2.91 MB)
April 09, 2013 Fast-forward climate change Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency, Erie Climate Change Download NIE document (1.08 MB)
April 02, 2013 Pick your poison Water Quality, Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products Download NIE document (1.61 MB)
March 19, 2013 Overflow alert- aging sewage systems Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Green Infrastructure Download NIE document (815.48 KB)
March 12, 2013 Watershed moments- stormwater runoff threat Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, Stream Restoration Projects, Water Quality Download NIE document (722.91 KB)
March 05, 2013 Stress test- Great Lakes threats Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (1.08 MB)
February 26, 2013 Danger zone- threats to Lake Erie water quality Water Quality, Harmful Algal Blooms, Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management, human Health, Beach Closures, Bluff Management Download NIE document (992.95 KB)
February 19, 2013 Seeing is believing- Great Lakes Threat Map PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (2.78 MB)
February 12, 2013 Measure for measure- water consumption Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (2.24 MB)
February 05, 2013 Overdraft alert water supply Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (2.42 MB)
January 29, 2013 How dry we are Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (2.17 MB)
January 18, 2013 Drip-dry material - Groundwater Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (834.9 KB)
January 15, 2013 Demand, supply- surface water Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (2.96 MB)
December 18, 2012 Deep questions- how much water on earth? Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (894.24 KB)
December 11, 2012 Runoff election- humans are changing the water cycle Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Ecosystem Health, PA Coastal Ecosystems Download NIE document (938.04 KB)
December 04, 2012 Tapped out? Why freshwater supply faces threats Watershed Planning and Monitoring, PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (956.94 KB)
November 27, 2012 Shed bad habits- aquarium owners, water gardeners can halt AIS spread Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (1010.78 KB)
November 20, 2012 Monster cache- Invasive snakeheads threaten our ecosystem Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (1020.29 KB)
November 13, 2012 Are you aiding HITCHHIKERS? Single-cell algae pose threat to Great Lakes Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (1.25 MB)
October 30, 2012 Catch phrases- Hunt for Asian carp similar to crime probes Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (1021.52 KB)
October 23, 2012 Sleuth or consequence- help keep Asian carp out of Lake Erie Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (1.06 MB)
October 16, 2012 Clear choice- invasive mussels Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (1.2 MB)
October 09, 2012 CLEAN YOUR GEAR! Angler sign Invasive Species, Aquatic Invasive Species Download NIE document (668.08 KB)
October 02, 2012 NIE 10 2 12 Streaming Live Now PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health, Watershed Planning and Monitoring, Stream Restoration Projects, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management Download NIE document (1.4 MB)
September 25, 2012 Say 'Good Riddance' Water Quality, Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products Download NIE document (2.26 MB)
September 18, 2012 The root of the problem Terrestrial Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (4.39 MB)
September 11, 2012 Don't trash shores- ICC event Coastal Cleanups, Clean Marina Initiative Download NIE document (1 MB)
September 04, 2012 In the zone- benefits of 40-year-old Coastal Management Act Bluff Management, Land Conservation, Land Conservation and Public Access, Public Access Download NIE document (4.11 MB)
June 05, 2012 Saturation Point- how rain gardens help our watershed Green Infrastructure, Stream Restoration and Stormwater Management Download NIE document (1.14 MB)
May 15, 2012 Student spirits lifted- research buoy recovered PA Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystem Health Download NIE document (709.43 KB)
March 06, 2012 Double Trouble- Climate Change might hasten spread of invasive species Erie Climate Change, Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency, Aquatic Invasive Species, Invasive Species Download NIE document (3.15 MB)
February 27, 2012 Banish these pests Invasive Species, Terrestrial Invasive Species Download NIE document (815.59 KB)
October 02, 2011 Goldilocks and our Bearable Climate Erie Climate Change, Climate Change and Hazard Resiliency Download NIE document (1.14 MB)

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