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Algae Bloom

3 Reasons To Go Vegan for Earth Day: Land, Air, and Water

Kathy Stevens | Posted 06.21.2014 | Green
Kathy Stevens

Animal agriculture is ruining our precious Earth, the only home we have. Time is not on our side. Want to do your part this Earth Day, eco-warriors? Go vegan. Anything less is lip-service.

Water Clarity Improvements Yield Dangerous Unexpected Side-Effect

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

More than a century after regulations put a stop to California Gold Rush practices clouding the San Francisco Bay waters with silt, tidal movements ha...

Lynne Peeples

Toxic Algae Loves Climate Change, And That's Not Good | Lynne Peeples | Posted 10.02.2013 | Green

SEATTLE -- Toxic algae blooms appear to be increasing in frequency and intensity around the country, but the full range of their causes -- and their h...

Why Is Lake Erie Under Attack?

Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

From Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer: Lake Erie is under attack from noxious algae blooms, and the problem only looks likely to get wor...

Increasing Pollution, Dwindling Options

Donald Carr | Posted 11.19.2012 | Green
Donald Carr

Industrial agriculture, not manufacturing, gas drilling or mining, is the largest contributor to America's water pollution problem.

PHOTOS: Bright Green Algae Bloom Takes Over Popular China Beach

Posted 09.17.2011 | Green

The Daily Mail reports that a surprise Algae bloom spreading across Qingdao, China's most popular beach hasn't deterred vacationers from enjoying thei...

Potentially-Toxic Algae Bloom The Size Of Germany Spreading Across Baltic Sea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The 30 bottles of pre-French Revolution champagne recently recovered from the bottom of the Baltic Sea were a pretty awesome find. But the latest thin...