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Algal Doom: The Many Colors of Algae and Their Potential Hazards

July 24, 2017

Algal blooms are a growing threat in water ways around the country. This series provides context on how they form and where they are located.  Check out other posts about their growing threat, what causes them and hot spots around the US. Go to FoodPrint to learn more about how industrial agriculture can harm our water. What […]

Algal Doom: The Growing Threat of Harmful Algal Blooms

July 10, 2017

Why are algal blooms bad? They are a growing threat in water ways around the country. This series provides context on how they form, where they are located and how harmful they are.  Check out other posts about what causes them, their potential toxic hazards and hot spots around the United States. Go to FoodPrint to learn more […]

Algal Doom: Mapping Harmful Algal Bloom Hot Spots Across the United States

July 2, 2017

Where do algal blooms occur? This series provides context on how they form, where they are located and how harmful they are.  Check out other posts about their growing threat, what causes them and their potential toxic hazards. Go to FoodPrint to learn more about how industrial agriculture can negatively impact our water. Where do Harmful Algal Blooms Occur? […]

Algal Doom: What Causes Harmful Algal Blooms?

July 17, 2017

Algal bloom causes are numerous and they are a growing threat in water ways around the country. This series provides context on their causes, how they form and where they are located.  Check out other posts about their growing threat, their potential toxic hazards and hot spots around the United States. Go to FoodPrint to learn more […]

Waterkeepers Fighting Harmful Algal Blooms from Coast to Coast

September 18, 2017

On the front-lines of the battle for harmful algal bloom prevention and nutrient pollution reduction are local Waterkeepers — water protection organizations spread around the United States and the world. Waterkeeper: Diligently Working on Harmful Algal Bloom Prevention On the front-lines of the battle for harmful algal bloom and nutrient pollution prevention are local Waterkeepers […]

Teaching Conservation with the Water Footprint Calculator

June 2, 2017

These water conservation activities let teachers and other educators help their students learn about direct and virtual water use. Students get information about how water is used in agriculture, energy production and all the household goods we use in our lives. A collection of tools, tips and water-related lesson plans are designed to help students […]