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Tipoffs for Buffalo, New York (Lake Erie) Newsletter for Sunday July 21, 2019 ( 3 items )  

N.Y. State Department of Environmental Conservation: 139-Pound Sturgeon Caught in Oneida Lake is Largest Since Stocking Began
ALBANY, New York, July 15 -- The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation issued the following news release: * * * - Fish Caught, Tagged, and Released is likely One of 320 Juvenile Sturgeon Stocked in 1999 as Part of DEC's Lake Sturgeon Recovery Program * * * New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced a new milestone in the restoration of lake sturgeon in Oneida Lake. Fisheries researchers working under a DEC-funded   more

NRC Receives Event Notification Involving Fermi Power Reactor in Michigan
WASHINGTON, July 16 -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued the following event notification (No. 54163) involving the Fermi power reactor in Michigan: OFFSITE NOTIIFICATION DUE TO OIL LEAK "At 1335 EDT on 7/15/2019, during dredging activities in Fermi 2's General Service Water (GSW) intake canal, a hydraulic line on the dredging machine became disconnected and approximately one quart of hydraulic oil spilled into Lake Erie. The oil leak to navigable waters has been stopped. The oil was co  more

Ohio Department of Natural Resources Focused on Investing in Ohio's Natural Wonders
COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 18 -- The Ohio Department of Natural Resources issued the following news: The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is focusing its FY20-21 budget priorities on protecting and investing in Ohio's natural wonders and resources across the state, including state parks, preserves, wildlife, and water resources, to improve the quality of life for all Ohio citizens. "We're excited for all the possibilities created by this budget to strengthen and improve the future of Ohio  more