What does your medicine cabinet have to do with water quality?
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What does your medicine cabinet have to do with water quality?

All of us have a medicine cabinet at home, stocked with pharmaceutical drugs – medicines used to treat and/or prevent disease.   The thousands of pharmaceuticals available have helped millions of people live healthier lives.  What many of us don’t know is that many of these medicines can also be found outside of our medicine cabinets, … Continue reading

Can Dogs Help Solve Vermont’s Water Quality Problems?
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Can Dogs Help Solve Vermont’s Water Quality Problems?

For water quality scientists there are many tools available for measuring pollution in the nation’s rivers, streams, lakes and ponds.  These tools range from measuring chemical concentrations, such as for dissolved oxygen, alkalinity, phosphorus and nitrogen to biological toxicity test organisms such as daphnia, minnows and mollusks.  In the last 5-10 years using domestic canines … Continue reading