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2008-12-12 10:08:53

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Agriculture should jointly establish a Nutrient Control Implementation Initiative (NCII) to learn more about the effectiveness of actions meant to improve water quality throughout the Mississippi River basin and into the northern Gulf of Mexico, says a new report from the National Research Council. The report also advises how to move forward on the larger process of allocating nutrient loading caps -- which entails delegating...

2008-12-05 12:34:00

LISLE, Ill., Dec.

2008-12-01 09:00:00

BEIJING, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com (http://www.himfr.com/ ), one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports that China's pollution level remains high amid successes in putting environmental deterioration under control.

2008-10-12 03:00:10

By Pamela Hale-Burns A sewage spill caused the closure of Colorado Lagoon on Saturday morning. City Health Officer Dr.

2008-10-10 00:00:19

A researcher in Wisconsin warns that climate change may put Great Lakes' water quality at risk.

2008-09-25 21:00:21

By Kristin S. Agostoni The environmental group Heal the Bay released its end-of-summer report card today with mostly high marks for beaches in the South Bay and Harbor Area.

2008-09-25 21:00:21

By ERIK ROBINSON James Kardouni, a state environmental scientist, dumps nontoxic dye into Burnt Bridge Creek on Wednesday. By tracking the flow of the dye, he hopes to learn where shade trees might be planted and pinpoint sources of pollution.

2008-09-19 09:00:20

By Jeff Donn Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Pollution experts pressed a congressional panel Thursday for a new national approach that monitors the country's waters more broadly for the presence and impact of hundreds of recently detected contaminants from pharmaceuticals to fire retardants. Rep.

2008-09-18 18:00:29

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Lorien Onderdonk of the Water Environment Federation, +1- 703-535-5264, londerdonk@wef.org ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. EPA's Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water Benjamin H.


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Water Pollution
2013-03-25 12:43:15

Water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water including rivers, oceans, lakes, aquifers and groundwater. Water pollution is when pollutants are discharged directly or indirectly into a body of water without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects the plants and organisms that reside in these bodies of water. In almost all of the cases the effect is damaging not only to individual species and populations, but to the natural biological communities as...

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