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'

Water use down; ethanol plants penalized

U.S. water use is declining, according to a new report. After a long delay, the EPA orders tests on suspected endocrine disruptors.  Two Minnesota ethanol plants will pay penalties for pollution. And states are paying little heed to predictions of rising sea levels. Scan a digest of these articles and more, then follow the links to read the articles where … Read more Water use down; ethanol plants penalized

Curly leaf pondweed: nice beat, easy to dance to

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. Iowa plans $455 million pollution fight Iowa is about to launch its biggest assault ever on river and lake pollution – a … Read more Curly leaf pondweed: nice beat, easy to dance to