Oil slicks, estrogen in the water, and rooftop farming

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. Estrogen linked to fish kills, study suggests Exposure to estrogen puts fish at greater risk of disease and premature death, … Read more Oil slicks, estrogen in the water, and rooftop farming

Infested lake waters, trash burners and lawn-mowing goats

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. Lake Winnibigoshish now designated “infested water” Anglers and boaters must adhere to stricter rules on Lake Winnibigoshish near Deer River … Read more Infested lake waters, trash burners and lawn-mowing goats

Sensors speed water quality research

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. UM studies remote sensors for water quality Measuring water quality in lakes and streams traditionally starts with a time-consuming trip … Read more Sensors speed water quality research

Greenhouse gases; drugs in the water

  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. EPA designates greenhouse gases as pollutants The Environmental … Read more Greenhouse gases; drugs in the water

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

Phenology, tap water ads and lynx

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 Phenology, tap water ads and lynx

Drought, economic stimulus and bottled tap 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 … Read more Drought, economic stimulus and bottled tap water