Simple Answers Are Wrong, Illinois River Study Finds
Posted: March 15, 2014 at 5 a.m.
Whether a stream in the Illinois River watershed is healthy depends on more than whether there's a poultry farm, cattle ranch or waste water treatment plant nearby, according to a recently released study by the U.S. Geological Survey.
A recent study by the U.S. Geological Survey on 18 sites in the Illinois River watershed is available for internet download at http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/sir20145009.
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