Brazil France Germany India Indonesia Iraq South Africa
 
 
Sign up for our
free e-newsletter.





Case Studies
E-Newsletter
News
Resources
Water Management Associations
 
Field Seeding to Cut Down on Pollution
A new partnership between Dane County and local farm families could help keep pollutants such as phosphorus out of the lakes.

One pound of phosphorus can result in 500 pounds of algae. So if Dane County can reduce the amount of phosphorus entering the lakes through the watershed by 820 pounds, well that is a lot of algae. That is the plan anyways with a new program that will pay farmers $40 per acre to plant winter rye seed over the corn crop so the rye can grow after the corn harvest, keeping a field full of vegetation.

The vegetation will keep snow melt and rain runoff from flowing into the Yahara Lakes Watershed reducing the amount of phosphorus entering area lakes.

 
Click for the full article
 


About Us Categories From The Gallery   News Updates News Updates

Our Company
Case Studies
Products
Site Map

Resources/Tools
Parts/Service
International

The World’s Oceans are Choking on Plastic Debris - In our throw away world a plastic bag outlives its usefulness after around fifteen minutes. A plastic bottle might last a little longer, party balloons a whole occasion. But the ocean likes to hang onto these discarded treasures for decades, even centuries giving many other consumers a taste for plastic.


© 2010 Copyright Aquarius Systems. All Rights Reserved. info@aquarius-systems.com   |   (262) 392-2162