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Date published: September 1, 2010

Many Urban Streams Harmful to Aquatic Life Following Winter Pavement Deicing

The use of salt to deice pavement can leave urban streams toxic to aquatic life, according to a new U.S. Geological Survey study on the influence of winter runoff in northern U.S. cities, with a special focus on eastern Wisconsin and Milwaukee.

Date published: August 31, 2010

Media Advisory: POSTPONED: Missouri River Will Be Dyed Red for Water Study

The Missouri River will be dyed red for a water flow study being conducted by the U.S. Geological Survey and the Montana Department of Environmental Quality.

Attribution: Water Resources
Date published: August 26, 2010

Media Advisory: Missouri River Will Be Dyed Red for Water Study

The Missouri River will be dyed red for a water flow study being conducted by the U.S. Geological Survey and the Montana Department of Environmental Quality.

Attribution: Water Resources
Date published: June 4, 2004

June 7 - Fifty Years of Interstate Water Management

It’s 1954, and the residents of New York City are facing another hot summer. For more than a century, the City has been augmenting its water supply to meet the demands of a growing city. The City, along with New York State, is in a legal dispute with three states over a water supply source.

Attribution: Water Resources