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Tipoffs for Buffalo, New York (Lake Erie) Newsletter for Sunday October 27, 2019 ( 5 items )  

Canadian Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences Issues 23 Research Articles in November 2019 Edition
OTTAWA, Ontario, Oct. 23 -- The Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, which says it covers fisheries and aquatic science, published 23 research articles on the following topics in its November 2019 edition: * Application of multistate modeling to estimate salmonid survival and movement in relation to spatial and temporal variation in metal exposure in a mining-impacted river * Decoupling of otolith and somatic growth during anadromous migration in a northern salmonid * Do genomi  more

DOE Awards $28 Million for Wind Energy Research, Development, and Demonstration Projects
WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 -- The U.S. Department of Energy issued the following news release: Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the selection of 13 projects to receive a total of $28 million to advance wind energy nationwide. While utility-scale, land-based wind energy in the United States has grown to 96 gigawatts (https://www.energy.gov/eere/wind/downloads/2018-wind-technologies-market-report), significant opportunities for cost reductions remain, especially in the areas of offsh  more

EPA Announces New 5-Year Plan to Accelerate Restoration of the Great Lakes
DETROIT, Michigan, Oct. 22 -- The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release: Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler and Region 5 Administrator and Great Lakes National Program Manager Cathy Stepp unveiled an updated and aggressive action plan under the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI). The GLRI Action Plan III will guide the actions of federal agencies and their many partners over the next 5 years to protect and restore th  more

New York Gov. Cuomo Announces $10 Million for Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Centennial Park in Buffalo
ALBANY, New York, Oct. 20 -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo, D-New York, issued the following news release: Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $10 million for two signature features of what will be the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Centennial Park in Buffalo. New York State will help fund a pedestrian bridge to replace the current Hudson Street Bridge, which will create access to the lake's edge in the park, as well as a new lagoon that boosts tourism and resiliency efforts. The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Centennial   more

Pa. Department of Environmental Protection: Wolf Administration Announces Funding to Protect Lake Erie
MEADVILLE, Pennsylvania, Oct. 22 -- The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection issued the following news release: Development of a bluff erosion model, shorebird monitoring and research of the geographical sources of E. coli contamination at Presque State Park beaches are just a few of nine projects that have been awarded more than $264,000 in grants from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to protect and restore the Lake Erie Coastal Zone. "Our coastal z  more