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Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with PFAS in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.
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A private tour of the Royal Ontario Museum’s fish collection with its 1.5 million specimens, representing 7,500 species preserved in 110,000 jars.
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Dirty, sporadic work and good money.
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America’s summer of floods: What cities can learn from today’s climate crises to prepare for tomorrow’s-
The recent floods provide case studies that can help cities everywhere manage the increasing risk.
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Oil titan BP reached a $2.75 million settlement over air pollution from its largest refinery after environmentalists complained of repeated emissions violations.
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Law and policy treat farms as special class of polluter.
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Toxic algae can sicken people and animals. Few states have routine testing programs to check, so some volunteer groups are stepping in to fill that gap.
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Water sampling finds no reduction in bloom-producing nutrients.
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“The EPA has indicated that they’re going to take a more active approach going forward with the sites that are regulated under their current rules.”