Aquatic ecology

Dreamstime
August 28, 2017 - 4:44 am
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Scientists are working to get a better understanding of what causes toxic algae to flourish in some lakes. The Environmental Protection Agency says it will work with state officials in Nebraska and Kansas to identify sources of water pollution and assess the toxic algae blooms...
Read More
August 03, 2017 - 7:01 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Wildlife Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), has issued a public health warning for six lakes and a watch for five lakes due to harmful algae blooms. If a lake is under a public health warning...
Read More
Dreamstime
June 16, 2017 - 4:05 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the Kansas Department of Wildlife Parks and Tourism have issued a public health warning for five lakes due to an algal bloom. The lakes are Keith Sebelius Reservoir in Norton County, Kirwin Lake in Phillips County, Sam’s Pond...
Read More