Gulf may see a record 'dead zone'

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. Gulf ‘dead zone’ is one of the biggest The annual Gulf of Mexico … Read more Gulf may see a record 'dead zone'

Pawlenty joins call for Asian carp summit

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. Pawlenty joins call for Asian carp summit Gov. Tim Pawlenty seconded a call … Read more Pawlenty joins call for Asian carp summit

USDA: Progress on erosion; more needed

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.  USDA: Progress on pollution and erosion; more needs to be done A new … Read more USDA: Progress on erosion; more needed

Loons, Gulf oil, feedlot pollution

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. Gulf oil spill could impact Minnesota loons Could Minnesota’s state bird, the common … Read more Loons, Gulf oil, feedlot pollution

Groundwater contaminants, dioxins, atrazine

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. USGS finds contaminants in 20% of public wells tested More than 20 percent of … Read more Groundwater contaminants, dioxins, atrazine

The Gulf spill, Chesapeake Bay and nitrates

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 in their entirety where they originally were published. BP manages to capture part of oil spill After more than three weeks of efforts … Read more The Gulf spill, Chesapeake Bay and nitrates