Category Archives: In the News

Clermont County takes steps to improve water quality at Harsha Lake/East Fork State Park

Clermont County has taken another step in its effort to lessen harmful algal blooms (HABs) at Harsha Lake: Designing a system to capture storm water rich with fertilizer nutrients that feed the blooms. The Board of County Commissioners on July 18 approved a two-year, $42,400 contract with Sustainable Streams of... Read More

Lake Shelbyville Fish Habitat Improvement Day

From Effingham Radio: https://www.effinghamradio.com/2020/03/05/lake-shelbyville-fish-habitat-improvement-day-2/ The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Illinois Department of Natural Resources and Lake Shelbyville Fish Habitat Alliance will place 200 artificial structures into Lake Shelbyville on March 21, 2020. Volunteers are needed on shore to help assemble, load, and off load the fish structures. These artificial... Read More