Economics and policy

Links to Federal and State legislation and legislators can be found here. Articles found will cover topics related to policy affecting agriculture, nutrient loading, drinking water quality, and HABs reduction. The economic impacts of HABs in the Great Lakes are also discussed.

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First triennial assessment of progress on Great Lakes Water Quality – Draft report for purposes of public consultation

Reports

www.ijc.org

A Benefit-Cost Analysis using natural treatment systems, P removal structures, and a Phosphorous corrective fee to reduce excess nutrients in the Maumee River Watershed

Reports

Masters Thesis

A Benefit-Cost Analysis using natural treatment systems, P removal structures, and a Phosphorous corrective fee to reduce excess nutrients in the Maumee River Watershed

Reports

Bill analysis of S.B. 1 Summary- as passed

Policy

Ohio Legislative Service Commission

Legal Tools for Reducing HABs in Lake Erie: Lake Erie HABs Workshop; Legal tools for reducing HABs in Lake Erie

Presentations/Webinars

Panel 3: March 2012 Public Workshop

Legal Tools for Reducing Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie

Presentations/Webinars

UT College of Law

Legal Tools for Reducing HABs in Lake Erie: Lake Erie HABs Workshop; Legal tools for reducing HABs in Lake Erie

Presentations/Webinars

Panel 3: March 2012 Public Workshop

New (June 2015) guidelines link to 1 press release 2 reports

EPA: Drinking water health advisory documents

Legal Tools for Reducing HABs in Lake Erie: Lake Erie HABs Workshop; Legal tools for reducing HABs in Lake Erie

Presentations/Webinars

Panel 3: March 2012 Public Workshop

State of Ohio House and Senate bill search- assembly archives

Policy

Federal House and Senate bill search- multiple congresses

Policy

The Library of Congress

State of Ohio House and Senate bill search- current assembly

Policy

Ohio Legislature Search

Bill analysis of H.B. 490 Summary- as passed

Policy

Ohio Legislative Service Commission

Bill analysis of S.B. 1 Summary- as passed

Policy

Ohio Legislative Service Commission

Algal blooms in the Great Lakes videos and resources

Great Lakes Now

Nutrient and Policy Data: State Resources

EPA

Ohio State Senate

Journal Article

Randy Gardner

City, county aiming to find algaeā€™s source

News Articles/Clips/Press Release

The Toledo Blade

Farms near Lake Erie get millions Report: Waste-producing operations receive funds despite algae fears

News Articles/Clips/Press Release

The Blade

Officials visit Lake Erie, discuss last year’s water crisis

News Articles/Clips/Press Release

The Blade

Agricultural pollution abatement program-transfer to Department of Agriculture/applicators of fertilizer or manure-regulate/algae management and response

Policy

Ohio Senate Bill 1

2015 Drinking water health advisories for two cyanobacterial toxins

EPA: Drinking water health advisory documents

Nutrient pollution in the Midwest legal issues and case studies

Presentations/Webinars

Great Lakes Water Conference

Algae in the Great Lakes U.S. and Ohio Law

Presentations/Webinars

Great Lakes Water Conference

Algae in the Great Lakes U.S. and Ohio Law

Presentations/Webinars

Great Lakes Water Conference

Nutrient pollution in the Midwest legal issues and case studies

Presentations/Webinars

Great Lakes Water Conference

Algae in the Great Lakes U.S. and Ohio Law

Presentations/Webinars

Great Lakes Water Conference

Legal Tools for Reducing Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie

Reports

UT College of Law