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EPA’s National Lakes Assessment Finds Nutrient Pollution is Widespread in Lakes

Categories: Environment,Natural Resources

https://www.epa.gov/newsreleases/epas-national-lakes-assessment-finds-nutrient-pollution-widespread-lakes-0

Press release which summarizes results of a national assessment of U.S. lake conditions.  Finds that 4 out of 10 suffer from excess nitrogen and phosphorus.  From the Environmental Protection Agency