Vote to support conservation mentoring

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. FarmWise conservation program needs your vote A farmer-to-farmer mentoring project aimed at promoting … Read more Vote to support conservation mentoring

Health costs of fossil fuels; irrigation's demand

The cost — in terms of health care — of fossil fuels. A looming battle in California over desalination. The demands irrigators make on the Colorado River’s waters. Check out these articles and more, then follow the links to read them in their entirety where they originally were published. Fossil fuels add billions in health … Read more Health costs of fossil fuels; irrigation's demand

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

Sensors speed water quality research

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of some of the best regional, national and international articles on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to the original sources. UM studies remote sensors for water quality Measuring water quality in lakes and streams traditionally starts with a time-consuming trip … Read more Sensors speed water quality research

'Water wars,' bottled water and robo-carp

Every week, the Freshwater Society posts a digest of regional, national and international news articles and research reports on water and the environment. Go to the Freshwater web site to read the latest digest, or click on the links below to read the original articles. If you see something that interests you, let us know … Read more 'Water wars,' bottled water and robo-carp

Drought, economic stimulus and bottled tap water

Every week, the Freshwater Society posts a digest of regional, national and international news articles and research reports on water and the environment. Go to the Freshwater web site to read the latest digest, or click on the links below to read the original articles. If you see something that interests you, let us know … Read more Drought, economic stimulus and bottled tap water