An Aquatic Introduction to Ashtabula County

Ohio’s Ashtabula County is well-known for its beaches, rivers, and agriculture. It is not surprising that life in the area revolves around water. In fact, “Ashtabula” comes from an Algonquin word meaning “river of many fish”. Ashtabula River in winter; photo by Cameron Kennedy. Ashtabula County has a total of three rivers: Grand River, Ashtabula […]

Rivers and Streams: A Basic Introduction

Related Articles:River Education and Importance of Watersheds Facts About Rivers If you observe a river throughout the shifting seasons, you may notice drastic changes in its levels. The river might rise and swell after rainfall, but drain to a trickle during the summer. Where is the water coming from? And why do rivers become rivers? […]