FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 10, 2008
ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19 IN OAK HARBOR
New WTOL-TV weather and environmental education program will be showcased
TOLEDO, OH – The Ohio Lake Erie Commission (LEC) will hold its quarterly meeting at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 19, at the Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge Visitors Center, 14000 State Route 2 in Oak Harbor.
Steve Davis of the Natural Resources
Conservation Service and Bob Chirdon of WTOL-TV in Toledo will report on EcoTrack 11, a new multi-media educational
tool of the station that links regular weather broadcasts and a variety of
environmental information. Goal of EcoTrack
11 is to inform viewers in northwestern
Commission members are also expected to approve the latest round of small grants and revisions to the grants program guidelines.
All meetings of the Ohio Lake Erie Commission are open to the public and include a public comment period. Organizations and citizens are encouraged to attend this meeting and provide input on issues of concern.
The commission was created to
The commission oversees the Ohio
Lake Erie Protection Fund, which is the source of grant money for projects that
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