Tag: Freshwater pollution

The Latest: Peru indigenous ask pope to push for land rights

SANTIAGO, Chile — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Latin America (all times local): ...
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PROVO, Utah — A group determined to tackle pollution at Utah Lake has proposed building an island city to help stymie toxic algae blooms...
US review shows pesticides harm threatened salmon, whales

WASHINGTON — Federal scientists have determined that a family of widely used pesticides poses a threat to dozens of endangered and threatened species, including...
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LAWRENCE, Kan. — Kansas lawmakers want to be better alerted after short notice was given that a city was authorized to release nitrogen-contaminated water...
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DENVER — Colorado health officials have given a mine permission to continue dumping waste in a creek near a Denver water reservoir. ...
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EUGENE, Ore. — State environmental officials have fined the city of Corvallis for violating the state water quality standard for bacteria by discharging untreated...
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ALBANY, N.Y. — Residents of an upstate New York village whose water supply has been contaminated plan to hold a demonstration in Albany to...
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HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. — A plastics manufacturer blamed for contaminated drinking water in an upstate New York village says it's disappointed village officials have...
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LANSING, Mich. — In a story Jan. 10 about the state of Michigan filing a lawsuit against a company over chemical contaminants in drinking...
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RALEIGH, N.C. — The Latest on the North Carolina legislature reconvening its session (all times local): ...

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