Influence of Open-Lake Placement of Dredged Material on Western Lake Erie Basin Harmful Algal Blooms

Click here to download the PDF | Published September 2014 by Limno Tech

Abstract: This report was prepared by Limno Tech at the request of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The purpose of the study was to evaluate the influence of open water placement of dredged material on harmful algal blooms in Western Lake Erie. It concluded that open-lake placement of dredged material does not contribute to the development of harmful algal blooms in the Western Basin of Lake Erie.