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To Fight Algae Blooms, State Calls For New Farm Runoff Limits

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The state is calling for new farm fertilizer runoff limits for western Lake Erie to combat toxic algae blooms. 

The process includes a close review of the pollution sources and making an action plan. Environmental groups had been critical of the state's past efforts. A pending federal lawsuit has been seeking to force new regulatory standards that the state now appears poised to adopt. 

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