Houston’s West Fork Watersheds Partnership is combining water quality monitoring and community engagement to tackle fecal waste in the local watershed.
The Mohegan Tribe has addressed business and environmental concerns successfully through responsible management practices.
Research from the Sierra Nevada Aquatic Research Laboratory reveals through benthic invertebrates that cleaning up after open pit mining is a measure of success.
The National Lakes Assessment is helping to bridge an enormous limnological data gap across the continental United States.
Recent research indicates that blue lakes are no longer the most common in America, as lakes turn murkier for a variety of reasons.
Local watchdog SF Baykeeper reports that the water quality in the San Francisco Bay is improving, in part thanks to long-term monitoring and advocacy.
A recent report from the Environmental Defense Fund reveals that lead is often found in water coming from faucets in childcare centers.
Five Rivers MetroParks boast a variety of habitats for the benefit of wild plants and animals, including highly prized edge thicket.
Over time, the Charles River Watershed Association has used good science and careful monitoring to clean up the Charles River substantially.
UNLV, the WaterStart program, and company microLAN are collaborating on a pilot project to test BACTcontrol, a light-based water monitoring technology.
The Virginia Tech citizen science water monitoring program that began in Flint has received new money for ongoing work.
The USDA’s NRCS administers the successful NWQI, a water quality program that targets small watersheds in agricultural areas for conservation.
The Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment is monitoring groundwater for low levels of PFCs pursuant to EPA guidance.
Debates over designation of Lake Erie’s open waters as impaired have finally resulted in a designation from Ohio, but will this mean no more algal blooms?
Decades of nutrient and stormwater reduction in the Chesapeake Bay watershed has caused a record-breaking resurgence in submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV).
Federal agencies are partnered to sponsor a competition that will result in innovative applications of nutrient sensors on agricultural lands.
New research indicates that oil and gas regulations surrounding hydraulic fracturing are inadequate to protect underwater drinking water sources.
Surfers and other beach users in Indiana are pursuing a lawsuit, hoping to make US Steel follow the regulations for chromium dumping in Lake Michigan.
Upper Mississippi environmental monitoring takes the pulse of part of the great river, a favorite spot of fish, ducks and outdoor enthusiasts.
USGS scientists have identified where in the midwestern Cambrian-Ordovician aquifer system radium levels are high, and how the radium gets there.