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Battle of Lake Erie Bicentennial
Put-in-Bay and the Lake Erie Islands will be celebrating the Bicentennial of the Battle of Lake Erie on Labor Day Weekend. If you can't attend in person, you can watch the tall ships and other happenings from Stone Lab's live camera feeds. Vantage points include the Research Building on South Bass Island, the main classroom building on Gibraltar, and the South Bass Island Lighthouse.
  Studying Community Resilience
Dr. Robert Greenbaum (Ohio State University) and Dr. Martin Luby (DePaul University) have received Ohio Sea Grant funding to study how communities that rely heavily on tourism could fare in the future, based on economic trends.
  Science for Everyone
Ohio Magazine has featured Ohio Sea Grant & Stone Lab in its August 2013 issue. The article covers research, education, and outreach at the Lab by speaking to some former students who never quite wanted to leave the island for good.
  2013 East Harbor Conservation Weekend
Extension Program Leader Frank Lichtkoppler and Outreach & Education Associate Sue Bixler were part of Conservation Weekend at East Harbor State Park. About 250 people stopped by the Ohio Sea Grant booth.
Stone Lab Climate Expedition
Stone Lab is offering a new activity in its Science Field Trip program. The Climate Expedition introduces climate-related topics, how the topics relate to the Great Lakes region, and where on Gibraltar Island students may be able to see those impacts first-hand.
2013 Stone Lab Guest Lectures
With another year of Stone Lab Guest Lectures coming to a close, an archive of available recordings is now accessible on the Stone Lab website. Information on next year's series will be available in the spring of 2014.
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Great Lakes Climate Adaptation
Ohio State University's Climate Change Outreach Team, led by Ohio Sea Grant, is featured in the August/September 2013 issue of NOAA's Coastal Services magazine. The article focuses on the Team's Global Change, Local Impact webinar series, and how technology can help bring climate information to a wider audience.
•   16th Annual Stone Lab Open House
September 7, 2013
•   Buckeye Island Hop
October 4-6, 2013

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