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Key Study Launched to Understand Increased Algae Growth in Lake Tahoe

[USA] Nev.The U.S. Geological Survey and the University of Nevada, Reno, will study the cause of eutrophication, or increased algae growth, along the nearshore of Lake Tahoe. Supported by California’s Lahontan Water Quality Control Board, the investigation is in response to widespread concerns with Continue reading Key Study Launched to Understand Increased Algae Growth in Lake Tahoe

Volunteers' Data Revealing Impacts of Climate Change on Buzzards Bay

[USA] Long before crowd-sourcing and citizen science were buzzwords, volunteers for Buzzards Bay Coalition were monitoring water quality along the estuary’s edges, from Westport to the Elizabeth Islands. The resulting data set spans twenty four years, and includes Continue reading Volunteers' Data Revealing Impacts of Climate Change on Buzzards Bay