This week, May 20th - May 26th marks the 2012 Dog Bite Prevention Week! Read more in this Dog Bite Prevention article published by the Plain Dealer. Help keep your dog safe by being educated and prepared.
Sealed bids will be received by the Executive Director of Erie MetroParks at 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron, Oh. 44839 until 4:00 pm. May 7th, 2012 local time and thereafter publicly opened and read aloud for the following:
Project Name: Barnes Extension Plant Restoration Project
The Bidder’s proposals shall present design plans. Costs to include; permits, labor and materials required for the restoration of approximately 20 acres of land. The work includes: planting Ohio native material, correcting drainage, creating visual screens, repurpose old greenhouse area and provide erosion control to affected areas. Bids will be received for a design-build general contract.
More detailed specifications may be retrieved at the Executive Directors office at 3910 Perkins Ave Huron, Ohio 44839
There will be a recommended pre-bid meeting on April 27th,2012 at 1:00 pm. at Erie MetroParks, Frost Center, at address above.
Erie MetroParks is applying for a Clean Ohio grant. This grant will assist in establishing two trails at Thomas Williams MetroPark in Vermilion, Ohio. Any comments from the public are encouraged. Please submit them by email to Tara Nagaich.
ODNR unveiled a new birding website! The Lake Erie Birding Trail website includes both East Sandusky Bay MetroPark and Edison Woods MetroPark.
Visitors may notice warning signs posted along East Sandusky Bay MetroPark warning against the possible threat of Algal Blooms.
Please click here to view information about harmful algal blooms.
Please click here to view a video providing information about harmful algal blooms from the Ohio Department of Health. http://www.odh.ohio.gov/features/odhfeatures/algalblooms.aspx
Information regarding the harmful algal blooms can be found at the following link to the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency:http://www.epa.state.oh.us/dsw/HAB.aspx
A beautiful view and unique adventure
The East Sandusky Bay Water Trail is a great place to canoe or kayak. Click here for more information.
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