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NAMPA, Idaho — Visitors at a southwest Idaho lake can once again touch the water without fear of contacting toxic algae. ...
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SEATTLE — Officials in Washington state say they're delaying the start of Dungeness crab season by two weeks because of harmful algae. ...
AP Explains: Farm runoff and the worsening algae plague

Harmful algae blooms have become a top water polluter, fueled by fertilizers washing into lakes, streams and oceans. Federal and state programs have spent...
Toxic algae: Once a nuisance, now a severe nationwide threat

MONROE, Mich. — Competing in a bass fishing tournament two years ago, Todd Steele cast his rod from his 21-foot motorboat — unaware that...
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NEWPORT, Vt. — The Department of Environmental Conservation is holding public meetings to talk about its plans for reducing phosphorus runoff into the Lake...
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TOLEDO, Ohio — The toxic algae that spread across Lake Erie this summer roughly matched its third-most severe bloom in 15 years, government researchers...
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FRANKLIN, Vt. — Vermont environmental officials have completed a pond restoration project that will help improve the water quality of a Lake Carmi. ...
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NEW ORLEANS — Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant is getting nearly $1 million to figure out how to raise tiny crustaceans called copepods (KOH-pee-pahdz) for large-scale...
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NEW ORLEANS — Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant is getting nearly $1 million to figure out how to raise tiny crustaceans called copepods (KOH-pee-pahdz) for large-scale...
Advocacy groups: EPA not doing enough to protect Lake Erie

TOLEDO, Ohio — Environmental advocates who sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency because they believe not enough is being done to address the toxic...

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