The Lake Erie Protection & Restoration Plan 2016 (LEPR 2016) outlines actions the Ohio Lake Erie Commission and its member agencies will take toward protection and restoration of Lake Erie and its watershed. It also serves as a reference guide for applicants to the Lake Erie Protection Fund. Projects funded by the LEPF must address a Priority Area listed in the LEPR 2016.
Priority Areas: Nonpoint Source Pollution, Invasive Species, Coastal Health, Great Lakes Areas of Concern, Toxic Pollutants, Habitat and Species, Indicators and Information, Sustainable Development, Water Withdrawals, Climate Change, Jobs and the Economy, and Dredged Sediment Management.
Lake Erie Protection & Restoration Plan 2008
The Lake Erie Protection & Restoration Plan 2008 provided a road map for Ohio’s efforts related to Lake Erie through 2013.