March 26, 2015 Ohio EPA Awarded Federal Grants to Fund Projects Benefitting Lake Erie
Ohio EPA is receiving an additional $4.38 million in federal Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) grants to implement sediment and nutrient reduction projects in two major Lake Erie watersheds.
March 3, 2015 Ohio EPA, Montgomery County Supporting Glass Recycling Program
The Montgomery County Solid Waste District is joining Ohio EPA’s efforts to recover
more glass waste in the state.
January 5, 2015 Ohio EPA Environmental Education Grant Deadline Approaching
The deadline to apply for Ohio Environmental Education Fund grants is Jan. 15, 2015. Grants are available for up to $50,000 to educate Ohio students, citizens and the regulated community about environmental problems and potential solutions.
December 23, 2014 Ohio EPA Clean Diesel School Bus Grants Help Improve the Air for School Children
Ohio EPA grants to eight school districts will help reduce air pollution after they install pollution control equipment on 58 diesel school buses and anti-idling equipment on 53 buses as part of Ohio EPA’s Clean Diesel School Bus Grant program.
December 22, 2014 Lake Erie License Plate Proceeds Fund Projects within the Watershed
The Ohio Lake Erie Commission (OLEC) awarded two quarterly grants through Ohio’s Lake Erie Protection Fund at its December meeting in Columbus.
December 9, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $42,000 Environmental Education Grant to OSU Extension for Manure Application Research
Expanding the manure application window into late spring and early summer will benefit crops and reduce runoff of nutrients that contribute to harmful algal blooms in Ohio surface waters. A $42,000 Ohio Environmental Education Fund grant from Ohio EPA to the Ohio State University Extension Service will help fund on-farm demonstration plots in seven western and northwestern Ohio counties.
December 9, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $24,400 Environmental Education Grant to Warren County SWCD
A $24,400 Ohio Environmental Education Fund grant from Ohio EPA will fund new interactive exhibits in the Warren County Soil and Water Conservation District’s Thomas C. Spellmire Water Trailer. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 9, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $11,717 Environmental Education Grant to Five Rivers MetroParks
An environmental education grant will help make Huffman Prairie State Natural Landmark more visitor-friendly through interpretive signs, plant identification markers and informational literature. Five Rivers MetroParks has been awarded an $11,717 Ohio Environmental Education grant from Ohio EPA. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 8, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $15,526 Environmental Education Grant to Toledo Botanical Garden
An ongoing project to create a wetland and restore the natural flow of an Ottawa River tributary at Toledo Botanical Garden also will teach area fourth graders about habitat restoration, storm water and nutrient management.
December 8, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $31,758 Environmental Education Grant to Cincinnati Organization
When it rains, it pours. Where does the water go and what’s in it? The Civic Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati has been awarded a $31,758 Ohio Environmental Education Fund grant from Ohio EPA to develop a mobile, interactive urban water cycle display to educate students and adults about how sewer systems work. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 8, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $26,135 Environmental Education Grant to Cuyahoga County Organization
Ohio EPA awarded a $26,135 environmental education grant to Ursuline College’s Biology Department to implement a stream restoration, monitoring and assessment project designed to improve campus and community environmental education. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 8, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $5,269 Environmental Education Grant to Cuyahoga County Organization
Ohio EPA awarded a $5,269 environmental education grant to the village of Cuyahoga Heights to promote awareness and education for the Mill Creek Watershed. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 5, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $41,832 Environmental Education Grant to Stark County Organization
Ohio EPA awarded a $41,832 environmental education grant to the Friends of Stark Parks to develop a course titled, “Introduction to Watershed Studies.” Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 5, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $24,070 Environmental Education Grant to Medina County Organization
Ohio EPA awarded a $24,070 environmental education grant to the Medina County Beekeepers Association to promote beekeeper collaboration to create pollinator habitats. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
November 19, 2014 Ohio EPA to Support Ohio Manufacturing with Two Glass Recycling Grants
Two new Ohio EPA grants will support increased glass recycling in Shelby and Union counties.