Conservation groups say Tennessee rivers are facing a crisis as water quality issues spread throughout the state.
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U of M engineering professor scores $453K award to research microplastic pollution
Plastic, and microplastics, have become ... water managers, practitioners, policymakers, and other stakeholders in Tennessee on the presence of microplastics in stormwater, and ways to combat the ...
Wisconsin Supreme Court weighs state power to protect water from farm pollutants
“would create widespread uncertainty about agency authority.” A ruling would resolve a fight that began in 2012 when Town of Lincoln residents asked the DNR to review whether Kinnard Farms’ water ...
As people flee climate change on the coasts, this Midwest city is trying to become a safe haven
Burlington, Vermont Rochester, New York Buffalo, New York Pittsburgh Knoxville, Tennessee ... for the clean water, can we still promise you clean water with 50,000 or 100,000 more people?" ...
Ending Fracking by 2035
To be clear, there’s not a lot of evidence that I see that there’s widespread systemic contamination of water ... pollution, their externalities, and it’s similar on a smaller scale to what ...
Climate change crisis
Since the threat of floods ruining crops and stripping agricultural land of its cultivability, through soil erosion, has become more solidified ... replenish water sources, water pollution ...
Thousands rally in Serbia to protect the environment
Serbia has faced mounting problems that include poor garbage management and high air pollution caused by the ... lack good sewage and waste water systems. “We came to say ‘No!’ ...
Water protection case could decide DNR's authority
The state Supreme Court on Monday hears arguments in a case that could determine whether the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources failed to adequately protect water from manure pollution when ...
Orange County Water District works to clean polluted groundwater from decades of manufacturing
The Orange County Water District is tasked with determining the extent of the pollution, and containing it before more drinking ... So that’s what’s being done right now, as they screen ...
How Safe Is Our Drinking Water?
America’s water crisis, while widespread, affects some communities more than others ... their water from upstream, so what’s their impetus” to fix the problem, he says.
Complete overhaul of old pipelines is the only answer
Keeping in view the alarming stage of depleting ground water ... problem for the public. Many times it takes more than two months to solve the issue. Sometimes, it isn’t solved at all. It has ...
In Bennington, some homeowners on hook to fix their water problems
Many homes within the designated area were connected to town water through a settlement with Saint-Gobain, which now owns ChemFab, the company responsible for widespread pollution in the ...