House Pushes Through With Bill To Combat Toxic Algae Contaminated Drinking Water

By Sumit Passary, Tech Times

The House of Representatives has approved a bill to combat toxins in the Great Lakes. In August 2014, an algal bloom in Lake Erie left thousands of people without drinking water for a few days.

The House of Representatives has approved a bill to fight the toxic algae contamination of drinking water. Continue reading

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‘Blue-green algae’ proliferating in lakes

The organisms commonly known as blue-green algae have proliferated much more rapidly than other algae in lakes across North America and Europe over the past two centuries – and in many cases the rate of increase has sharply accelerated since the mid-20th century, according to an international team of researchers led by scientists at McGill University. Continue reading