UMD Research

Algae Eating Toxin Found In Lakes

Clear Lake Water Doesn't Mean Clean Water Anymore

DULUTH, Minn. — When we look at lakes we tend to think that the color and clarity of the water determines if it is clean or not. New research says it could be the complete opposite. Research from the¬†University of Minnesota Duluth and Minnesota Sea Grant found that the sun reacts with nitrates and creates a reactive oxygen species.¬†“What those…