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TMACOG will design and coordinate the improvement of the environmental quality in the TMACOG region by providing technical expertise and a regional forum for our members and stakeholders.

Water Quality Council
Monday, September 10
Water Quality Council

Location TBD

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2018 Webcast Schedule
Next Webcast:
Stormwater and Green Infrastructure for Combined Sewer Systems
9.12.2018, 1-2:30 p.m.
Location: City of Toledo Engineering Services
Click here for entire 2018 schedule

Greater Toledo Lake Erie
Clear Choices Clean Water

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Agricultural Nutrient Reduction Cost-Share Program | GLRI in the Portage
& Toussaint watersheds

Student Watershed watch
>>11.3.17 SWWS Results

Ohio EPA's Nutrient Mass
Balance Study for Ohio's Major Rivers

TMACOG is looking for looking for a person with interest in and experience with environmental sciences to fill a temporary position assisting the Student Watershed Watch and other TMACOG water quality programs and projects. Work will be an average of 16-20 hours per week summer 2018 through June 2019. The primary duties are to support students and teachers at in-stream water quality testing events, help organize a student conference and teacher training, maintain social media, and compile water quality data into spreadsheets and maps.

See the complete description and requirements here. Please send resumes to Kari Gerwin at The position is open until filled.

Areawide Water Quality
Management Plan (208 Plan)

2017 Update

What is a Rain Garden?
A rain garden is a depression low spot that filters dirty stormwater using plants that are naturally adapted to our local more

Tools for Reducing Phosphorus in the Portage and Toussaint Watersheds.>>read more


Clean Ohio Funds Preserve Oak Openings Region

Three projects of the Metroparks of the Toledo Area are the top ranked applications and have been recommended for funding through the Clean Ohio Fund.
>>read more



One in a series of articles following a growing year on an area farm. Farmer Brendyn George farms about 2,000 acres in southern Wood County and northern Hancock County. >>read more

Ottawa River end of a no-contact advisory
for the lower 8.8 miles
| 6.18.2018

Ohio EPA's Nutrient Mass Balance
Study for Ohio's Major Rivers

Maumee Bay State Park Restoration

Swan Creek Balanced Growth
Plan Update

Ottawa River Watershed Scrap Yard Pollution Prevention Program Final Report

Modern Rain Barrels Manage Stormwater

Green Infrastructure for Stormwater Management

Ohio Watershed Network

Regional Water Information:
6.11.18. New Position from Toledo on TAWA
6.11.18. Suburban Mayors and Water Authority
5.14.18 Fiinkbeiner on Regional Water Authority
5.16.18 Gov. Kasich
5.16.18 Comments from Sen. Gardner
5.17.18 Surprise from Gov. Kasich
5.19.18. Perrysburg water options

TMACOG Regional Water Rate Study Executive Summary

TMACOG Regional Water Rate Study Final Report

TMACOG Regional Water
Rate Study FAQ

TMACOG Areawide Water Quality Management Plan June 2016


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