Citizen Science Projects on White River

March 11, 2022 0

Water-quality experts know polluted streams contaminate the White River, but environmental and health agencies have neither sufficient staff nor money to conduct extensive testing to capture a detailed picture of the problem. With grant funding […more…]

Lead Removal Improves Community Health

December 20, 2021 0

by Gabriel Filippelli The Biden administration has released a plan to accelerate removal of lead water pipes and lead paint from U.S. homes. As a geochemist and environmental health researcher who has studied the heartbreaking […more…]

Cause of Songbird Illness Remains Unknown

July 6, 2021 0

Scientists at the Indiana Department of Natural Resources say they have eliminated avian influenza and West Nile virus as the cause of a mysterious neurological illness that has affected hundreds of Indiana songbirds. Speaking at […more…]

Explore Indy’s Waterways

May 18, 2021 0

Reconnecting to Our Waterways (ROW), an organization dedicated to enhancing quality of life and ecology along Indianapolis waterways, has developed self-guided tours of six waterway communities in Marion County. They include: the Central Canal, Fall […more…]

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