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

Will Steger helps open 2010 – The Year of Water

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 them in their entirety where they originally were published. Will Steger helps open  2010 – The Year of Water To educate and inspire … Read more Will Steger helps open 2010 – The Year of Water

Tougher water enforcement; bow fishing for invasives

EPA chief Lisa P. Jackson announces a tougher effort to enforce water quality rules. An Illinois man, confronted with a river full of jumping Asian carp, develops a new sport: extreme aerial bow fishing. And cleaner air sometimes means dirtier water, the New York Times reports in the latest installment in its Toxic Waters series. … Read more Tougher water enforcement; bow fishing for invasives