Blackbrook Audubon hosts Asian Carps: Understanding the Threat on November 19 at Holden Arboretum

Blackbrook Audubon will host “Asian Carps: Understanding the Threat” by Tory Gabriel, Fisheries Educator with Ohio Sea Grant Extension, 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 19th at the Holden Arboretum. Media coverage of Asian carp is often accompanied by video of large fish jumping several feet out of the water and striking boaters. Imported from China and … Read more

Sales Tax approval will fuel Laketran service

Voters sent a strong message of support to Laketran, as they went to the ballot box and supported the one-quarter of 1 percent sales tax levy to sustain Laketran’s door-to-door Dial-a- Ride service and improve transit services to key job corridors. Final, unofficial results from the Lake County Board of Elections, show the issue passed … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon underscores the return of biodiversity to Mentor Marsh during presentation by Becky Donaldson, on October 15

Several years into a large-scale restoration, Mentor Marsh State Nature Preserve is teeming with life again. Blackbrook Audubon invites everyone to hear about the renewal of native plants, birds and other wildlife to the 691-acre marsh at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 15th at Penitentiary Glen. Becky Donaldson, a naturalist in the Natural Areas Division … Read more