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A Day at the Lake

August 16, 2022

August 16th, 2022

Experience Lake Erie aboard an Ohio State University research vessel and visit the beautiful Put-In-Bay, Ohio with the Allen County Soil and Water Conservation District!

  • Learn about programs and projects happening in the Western Lake Erie Basin
  • Tours of Aquatic Visitors Center
  • Gain firsthand experience on the impact of harmful algal blooms
  • Participate in an OSU Research Vessel cruise to evaluate the lake’s viability
  • Learn about the Lake Erie ecosystem and human impacts on the lake
  • Discover the history and happenings of Put-in-Bay and South Bass Island
  • Enjoy Lunch (provided) on Put-in-Bay’s premier Boardwalk restaurant
  • Participate in a fish trawl and learn to identify common Lake Erie fish species
  • Snacks and refreshments will be provided throughout the day
  • Bus departs 6:30 a.m. sharp, ferry to island departs at 9:30 a.m. sharp!

$50 / person ($40 before July 8th)

To reserve your spot, send check to: Allen County SWCD, 9602 Coldwater Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825

For questions email us at mcook.swcd@gmail.com or call (260) 484.5848 ext. 3


August 16, 2022