Minnesota and Mississippi river plans

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. Public comments sought on two major TMDLs The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is taking … Read more Minnesota and Mississippi river plans

Volunteers listen carefully for ecosystem health

 

“Sometimes we wonder just what the heck people think we’re doing,” said Pat Hartman, as he strained to hear frogs croaking in the distance while cars zoomed by on the road behind him. Chris Brueske, his survey partner, determined their location with a Global Positioning System.

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Soybeans, a river on fire and zebra mussels

Each week, the Freshwater Society posts links to some of the best regional, national and international coverage of water and the environment. Follow the links to the publications where the articles originally appeared, and let us know your reaction to the research and policy issues they report. Soybean farmers object to river research What started as … Read more Soybeans, a river on fire and zebra mussels

Pollution concerns, frog calls and smuggled dish soap

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 Pollution concerns, frog calls and smuggled dish soap

'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