Kadettangen Beach Construction Project

Cautus Geo

Not far from Oslo, Norway, a massive effort is underway to expand a public beachfront. The work is taking place along an area of Oslofjord called Kadettangen, a small peninsula that juts out into the bay. Once the work is […]
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Lake Erie Tributary Monitoring

Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District

The western basin of Lake Erie gets a lot of attention thanks to its role in large algal blooms, but it is not the only part of the lake affected by nutrient runoff. And there are organizations all around Lake […]
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San Diego Bay Dredging

Anchor QEA

To clean up environmental contaminants released in its waters going back to the 1960s, the San Diego Regional Water Control Board ordered dredging actions to begin in San Diego Bay in March 2012. The plan of approach was clear: A […]
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Weir Installation Water Quality Effects

Minnesota State University

Because of its location in an agricultural watershed, a ditch in Minnesota’s Blue Earth County was retrofitted with a weir to help control discharges of excess nutrient and sediment loads. Curious to see what effects the new construction had on […]
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Algae Bloom Monitoring Network

Oklahoma Water Resources Board

When the tourist season heats up in northeastern Oklahoma each year, the number of people flocking to Grand Lake o’ the Cherokees puts its population high enough to compete with that of larger cities in the state, including Oklahoma City […]
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Tracking Green Parking Lot Runoff

Wayne State University

When planners sat down to put together designs for a parking lot in southeast Michigan, they intended for it to be the end of the road for cars traveling through a series of parks near Detroit. That’s why the parking […]
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Kerr Dam Discharge Effects

Oklahoma Water Resources Board

Monitoring the water quality of calm water bodies like lakes is a lot different than tracking that of a moving river. Things can be especially tough when heavy rains roll through and push flows and levels to new heights. But […]
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Dissolved Oxygen Monitoring Below Dams

Oklahoma Water Resources Board

The Oklahoma Water Resources Board is a governmental agency that looks to protect and improve the quality of life for the state’s citizens through managing Oklahoma’s water resources. That mission is achieved through many means, including providing financial assistance where […]
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Sodus Bay Buoy Network

SUNY - ESF

Nine million people living around Lake Ontario depend on it for drinking water, according to the Lake Ontario Waterkeeper. And many of those live in Upstate New York in towns like Oswego, Rochester and Syracuse. Far from going out into […]
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Eastern Lake Erie Dynamics

Buffalo State University

Lake Erie’s western basin has received a lot of attention in recent years, as it has hosted large and toxic algal blooms that seem to come every summer. But there are still plenty of valuable environmental data to be gleaned […]
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