Our Kickoff to National Wildlife Week

What better way to celebrate National Wildlife Week than a study on zebra mussel shells? Over at the National Wildlife Federation, this year’s theme is “Wildlife and Water,” so we figured that this was the perfect time to start working on our Lake Erie Shoreline Project for 2014. On Wednesday, March 19, we kicked off our NAPECA grant project with an hour-long session at Near West Intergenerational School in Ohio City. Thirteen students in Mrs. Continue reading

Shell Project Receives NAPECA Funding

We are delighted to learn that our zebra mussel shell project has been funded by the North American Partnership for Environmental Community Action (NAPECA)! The Council of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC), composed of the highest-level environmental authorities from Canada, Mexico, and the United States, has awarded $1.2 million in grants under CEC’s North American Partnership for Environmental Community Action (NAPECA) program. Eighteen new projects will support communities across North America in addressing environmental Continue reading