White Bear Lake levels and a Freshwater app

The Freshwater Society blog 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. Newsletter available electronically A new Freshwater Society newsletter is available. Check it out on … Read more White Bear Lake levels and a Freshwater app

The Minnesota R.; zebra mussels; climate change

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. Minnesota R. clean-up still a work in progress The Minnesota River is flowing … Read more The Minnesota R.; zebra mussels; climate change

'Dead zones' expand; ag-water conference set

Each week, the Freshwater Society posts a digest of important regiona, national and international articles about water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the works in their entirety where they originally were published. Ocean ‘dead zones’ spreading Lower levels of oxygen in the Earth’s oceans, particularly off the … Read more 'Dead zones' expand; ag-water conference set

Study links atrazine to frog sex changes

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. Atrazine alters frogs’ gender, study finds A new study has found that male … Read more Study links atrazine to frog sex changes

Will Steger helps open 2010 – The Year of Water

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 them in their entirety where they originally were published. Will Steger helps open  2010 – The Year of Water To educate and inspire … Read more Will Steger helps open 2010 – The Year of Water

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

Atrazine, dairy pollution and sewage rules

EPA considers new rules on atrazine TheEnvironmental Protection Agency plans to conduct a new study about the potential health risks of atrazine,  a widely used weedkiller that recent research suggests may be more dangerous to humans than previously thought. Atrazine — a herbicide often used on corn fields, golf courses and even lawns — has … Read more Atrazine, dairy pollution and sewage rules

Atrazine, mercury and top water issues

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 read the articles in the sources where they originally were published. Spikes in weed killer concentrations found For decades, farmers, lawn care workers and professional green … Read more Atrazine, mercury and top water issues