Sunday, April 21, 2019

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Retrofit to Winnipeg’s Largest Sewage Treatment Plant Could Protect Lake Winnipeg

On World Water Day, the Lake Winnipeg Foundation and the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) released a report recommending an interim retrofit to Winnipeg’s largest...

Government of Ontario to Convene Great Lakes Guardians’ Council

On April 23, the Government of Ontario will convene the Great Lakes Guardians' Council, in memory of Josephine Mandamin, to discuss emerging issues around...

Genome BC to Undertake Study of Melt-Accelerating Snow Algae

Genome BC has announced that it will devote resources to studying the algae and its microbiome that causes red snow, also called watermelon snow. Observed...

Duffin Creek Plant Finds Way Forward on Phosphorus Reduction

Ontario’s York and Durham regional municipalities have completed a study requested by the province’s Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change on strategies to further...

Ontario Environmental Commissioner Reports on Nutrient Pollution

Algal blooms are a frequent and wide-spread problem that is hurting the Ontario economy, threatening human and ecological health, and Ontario's Environmental Commissioner is demanding...

China Adds 3,300 Water Projects to National Pool in 2017

According to China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP), master implementation plans for 228 prefectural cities concerning water pollution control will be added to the...

Research Extends Historic Data on Lake Erie Agal Blooms

Using data from NASA's Landsat 5 instrument, scientists Jeff Ho and Anna Michalak, along with colleagues, have made new advances in understanding the drivers...

Two Weeks to Comment on Draft Action Plan for Lake Erie...

Only two weeks remain to provide input to Canadian and Ontario governments on the draft Action Plan to address the algae problem. Phosphorus pollution is a...

Canada-Ontario Release Draft Action Plan for Addressing Algal Blooms in Lake...

The Governments of Canada and Ontario have released a draft action plan that will help to reduce high amounts of phosphorus and the growth...

Willingness to Pay for a Healthy Lake Erie

A group of American universities and government agencies has completed a socio-economic study of agricultural management plans for curtailing harmful algal blooms and the...

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