July 25, 2005
Aquatic insects bugged by pollution
Have you seen a stonefly or mayfly lately? If you have, then chances are the water you found it in is relatively clean. Scientists at North Carolina State University are using the smallest residents of our rivers and streams to help assess a big concern: aquatic pollution levels.
Read more in this NC State University news release featuring Dave Penrose, an extension research associate in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences’ Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering.
Posted by deeshore at July 25, 2005 01:11 PM