Nitrate in the Mississippi; carp DNA in St. Croix

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. Research: Nitrate increasing in Mississippi The nitrate flowing down the Mississippi River each … Read more Nitrate in the Mississippi; carp DNA in St. Croix

G. Daily to lecture; EPA unveils new water rules

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. Save the date;  Gretchen Daily to lecture June 13 What is a wetland … Read more G. Daily to lecture; EPA unveils new water rules

Ag runoff, phenology and invasives

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 where they originally were published. ‘Taking the pollution out of agriculural production’ Aricultural runoff – fertilizers and pesticides from cultivated fields, … Read more Ag runoff, phenology and invasives

Farm tiling called major cause of hypoxia

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. Tile drainage main cause of hypoxia, research says Tile drainage in the Mississippi … Read more Farm tiling called major cause of hypoxia

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

Conservation and sustainability

Every week, the Freshwater Society posts a digest of some of the best regional, national and international articles and research abut water and the environment. Scan the entries here, then follow the links to read the article and research in their original sources. Report calls for irrigation conservation California farmers could save enough water each … Read more Conservation and sustainability

Fertilizer and zebra mussels

Every week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of the best regional, national and international news articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to their original sources. BWCA recovering a decade after the blow-down Ten years after millions of trees blew down in Minnesota’s pristine Boundary … Read more Fertilizer and zebra mussels

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

Soybeans, a river on fire and zebra mussels

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. Soybean farmers object to river research What started as … Read more Soybeans, a river on fire and zebra mussels