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





Case Studies
E-Newsletter
News
Resources
Water Management Associations
 
Study: Algae, chemicals damaging Great Lakes

Blue-green algae is blooming in the Great Lakes, an omnious sign of suffering water quality that poses health risks for people who depend on the lakes for drinking water, food, and recreation, according to a U.S.-Canadian report.

The International Joint Commission, a U.S.-Canadian agency which advises both federal governments on issues involving their shared waterways, is urging government agencies to require measures preventing runoff from farms and cities, including bans on lawn fertilizers. 

Additionally, the commission called for research of better ways to detect health hazards in shallow water and beachers where people can get sick from bacteriea, viruses, and parasites.
 


 
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

Invasive Green Crab Could Threaten Marine Life - European green crab is one of the most globally-successful invasive species, and established populations are problems in Australia, South Africa and the East Coast of the United States. Where abundant, the crabs have been blamed for damaging shellfish harvests and decimating sea grass beds.


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