Black River AOC

Upcoming Meetings


July 2017
Date and location to be announced


October 16, 2017 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location to be announced


Recent Announcements

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Updated Black River AOC Logo

Posted on: March 22, 2017

The Black River Area of Concern (AOC) is pleased to unveil its new logo. With the redesignation of the AOC, the Black River AOC Advisory Committee felt it was time for a fresh look. The Committee held a logo design contest and asked graphic design students at Lorain County Community College to submit examples. The top three designs were shared with the Committee, and members voted for their favorite. The winning logo's designer was Genesis Rivera. Expect to see it on the website, letterhead, educational materials, and marketing information. 

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Educators' Week Program and Scholarship

Posted on: February 17, 2017

Crane Hollow Preserve is pleased to announce that it is offering Educators' Week scholarships to formal and non-formal educators in Ohio. The scholarship will assist educators who are interested in participating in Educator's Week held at Camp Oty'Okwa from June 4-10, 2017. The theme for Educators' Week is Life on a Sandy Delta, and educators will have an opportunity to explore hands-on best practices for introducing students to the natural world and its issues. Visit for more information. 

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U.S. EPA Email Updates

Posted on: February 17, 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water has a new email subscription service that makes it easier for you to receive updates on topics that interest you. Topics include items such as climate change, drinking water, water infrastructure, and grants. Click the link, enter your email, and select the updates you want to receive.…/USAEPAOW/subscriber/new

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Become a NEO Watershed Steward

Posted on: January 10, 2017

The Cleveland Metroparks is looking to recruit new watershed stewards to the Northeast Ohio Watershed Volunteer Program (WVP). The WVP is an effort to engage residents in a variety of active management projects to improve watershed conditions. The program partners with different cities and organizations, and it has assisted with projects throughout the Cleveland area. 

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