In Ohio, turtle dogs trained to locate reclusive reptiles

For research, turtle dogs bring the box turtles to their handler and a group of biologists and volunteers takes over from there, measuring, weighing, and examining the turtles and fitting most of them with transmitters so their movements can be studied.

Study shows no drop in pollutants feeding Lake Erie algae

TOLEDO, Ohio — Research into Lake Erie's toxic algae shows no clear decrease in the pollutants feeding the persistent blooms during the past five years, according to an Ohio Environmental Protection Agency report. The review also finds that nearly all…

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