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Changing river chemistry affects Eastern U.S. water supplies


August 26, 2013

Appalachian mountain streams Human activity is changing the basic chemistry of large rivers in the Eastern U.S., with potentially major consequences for urban water supplies and aquatic ecosystems, a University of Maryland-led study has found. "It's like rivers on Rolaids," said lead investigator Sujay Kaushal. Full Story

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