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July 2015

With Growing Threat Of Harmful Algal Blooms, Brown Urges Agriculture Secretary To Take Immediate Action To Help Improve Water Quality In Lake Erie
Following Advisory Issued at Grand Lake St. Marys Today, Brown Pledges to Help Combat Algal Blooms in Western Ohio
Brown Calls for Study on Designating John P. Parker House as Part of The National Park Service System
With 2015's Harmful Algal Bloom Predicted to be the Second-Worst in History, Brown Reaffirms Commitment to Combating Harmful Algae in Lake Erie
Brown Visits Van Wert to Highlight Job Training Partnership at Blue Creek Wind Farm

June 2015

Following Release of Lake Erie Algal Bloom Study, Brown Calls for Improved Monitoring, Conservation Efforts in Western Lake Erie Basin
Brown Announces $100,000 In New Federal Funding For Tuscarawas County To Improve Emergency Services
Brown Announces $250,000 In New Federal Funding For Sewer Replacement In Noble County
Brown Announces $250,000 In New Federal Funding For Water Treatment In Jackson County
Brown Leads Members of Ohio Delegation in Seeking National Park Service Study On Designating Garfield Memorial in Cleveland
Brown Announces $250,000 in Great Lakes Restoration Funds to Install Green Infrastructure in Mentor to Protect Water Quality
Brown Announces more than $174,000 in Great Lakes Restoration Funds to Install Green Infrastructure in Euclid to Protect Water Quality
Brown Announces More Than $125,000 in Great Lakes Restoration Funds to Install Green Infrastructure in Sandusky to Protect Water Quality

May 2015

Following Court Ruling, Brown Joins Business and Environmental Leaders in Cleveland to Call For Long-Term Solution for Dredging Cuyahoga River While Preserving Health of Great Lakes
Following Release of Algal Bloom Forecast, Brown Reaffirms Call for NASA to Continue to Invest in Technology that Helps Track Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie
Brown Applauds EPA’s New Microcystin Health Advisory to Help Ensure Safe Drinking Water

April 2015

Sen. Brown Announces Nearly $50,000 in New Federal Resources for The Ohio State University to Improve Great Lakes’ Water Quality

March 2015

Brown Announces Plans for Program to Rid Clermont County of Asian Longhorned Beetles
Brown Announces More than $178,000 in Great Lakes Restoration Funds for Chagrin River Watershed Partners
Brown Announces More than $750,000 in Great Lakes Restoration Funds for Western Reserve Land Conservancy