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Dodds Contributes to New National Study on Nitrogen Water Pollution
December 20, 2010
A Kansas State University professor is part of a national research team that discovered that streams and rivers produce three times more greenhouse gas emissions than estimated by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
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