Religion, phenology and peregrines on video

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. Lecture set June 25 on Clean Water Act Forty years ago this autumn, the … Read more Religion, phenology and peregrines on video

Ground disposal of effluent proposed

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. Comment sought on ground disposal of sewage effluent The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency … Read more Ground disposal of effluent proposed

Mercury taints lakes; climate pact delayed

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the digest, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Fish in 49% of U.S. lakes tainted by mercury, EPA says A new EPA study shows … Read more Mercury taints lakes; climate pact delayed

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

Climate change, neutrinos and river otters

Climate change challenges U.S. security The changing global climate will pose profound strategic challenges to the United States in coming decades, raising the prospect of military intervention to deal with the effects of violent storms, drought, mass migration and pandemics, military and intelligence analysts say. Such climate-induced crises could topple governments, feed terrorist movements or … Read more Climate change, neutrinos and river otters

Gray water, revived rivers, and a new day for Venetian tap water

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. Mussel revival targets Mississippi Federal divers waded into the Mississippi River looking for signs of life. Finding the winged mapleleaf … Read more Gray water, revived rivers, and a new day for Venetian tap water

Curly leaf pondweed: nice beat, easy to dance to

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of the best regional, national and international articles about water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to their original sources. Iowa plans $455 million pollution fight Iowa is about to launch its biggest assault ever on river and lake pollution – a … Read more Curly leaf pondweed: nice beat, easy to dance to

Mercury, invasive species and gray 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 by posting … Read more Mercury, invasive species and gray water