Mercury pollution; $$ for Great Lakes

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. Mercury pollution worse near cities Atmospheric deposition of mercury is about four-times higher in … Read more Mercury pollution; $$ for Great Lakes

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. Read Facets articles on-line Asian carp. The future of U.S. and world agriculture. … Read more

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

'Lake Minnetonka's Future' to be aired

“Lake Minnetonka’s Future,” a public television documentary produced in 2003-04 with assistance from the Freshwater Society, will be re-broadcast at 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 30, on public television stations throughout Minnesota. The program examines the relationship between water quality and phosphorus fertilizers and water running into the lake from homes. The 30-minute broadcast will … Read more 'Lake Minnetonka's Future' to be aired