The Gulf spill; 3M chemicals; 'moist soil'

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Scientists challenge Gulf oil assessment Academic scientists are challenging the Obama administration’s assertion … Read more The Gulf spill; 3M chemicals; 'moist soil'

Wisconsin adopts sweeping phosphorus rules

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Wisconsin DNR adopts phosphorus rules The Natural Resources Board approved sweeping and costly … Read more Wisconsin adopts sweeping phosphorus rules

43 world nations face 'water stress'

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles where they originally were published. 43 countries face ‘water stress,” report says Ethiopia, Haiti and Niger are facing the world’s worst water shortages, … Read more 43 world nations face 'water stress'

Asian carp, atrazine and the U.S. water supply

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the reports in their entirety where they originally were publised. White House steps into Asian Carp fight The Obama administration and Illinois urged … Read more Asian carp, atrazine and the U.S. water supply

Climate, nitrogen flow and 'sneaker males'

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of regional, national and international articles and research about water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to the original sources. Climate change research regionalizes U.S. impact Man-made climate change could bring parching droughts to the Southwest and pounding rainstorms to Washington, put … Read more Climate, nitrogen flow and 'sneaker males'

A pollution case goes to trial

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of the best regional, national and international articles about water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to their original sources. Water pollution case goes to trial After five years, it comes down to this. The 3M Co. pollution case — at least, … Read more A pollution case goes to trial