Getting Mean with Green: WWF joins bi-national group in making key recommendations to reduce algae problem in Lake Erie

[Canada] Canada’s vision is to have all Canadian waters in good health by 2025, and we have been keeping a close eye on threats to our Great Lakes. In our recent assessment of the Great Lakes watershed,  as part of the Watershed Reportsinitiative, we found that pollution was a key threat within the region. Continue reading Getting Mean with Green: WWF joins bi-national group in making key recommendations to reduce algae problem in Lake Erie

Seaweed farming tools for fisherfolk

[Philippines] A small fishermen association in this city received aid from the city government and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). The Baluan Fisherfolk Association received 20 sets of seaweeds farming implements from Bfar and from the City Agriculturist’s Office (CAO). Continue reading Seaweed farming tools for fisherfolk

Galdieria sulphuraria in a New Mexico sewage farm is the key to water security

[USA] The sulphurous springs of Yellowstone national park are scalding, tainted with heavy metals and acidic enough to eat through clothing. But their murky depths are also home to an algae that scientists claim could one day help provide cleaner, healthier water around the world. Continue reading Galdieria sulphuraria in a New Mexico sewage farm is the key to water security

Noble Purification piloting clean-water technology using Euglena

[Canada] A Peterborough start-up with a foothold in the water industry has its sights set on revolutionizing the way mining and oil companies clean the water they pollute as they operate. Continue reading Noble Purification piloting clean-water technology using Euglena