EPA's First Nat'l Lake Assesment

 

 

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 Lakes in Great Lake Region Healthier

Than Those Elsewhere

 

 

 

Great Lake Echo/by Andrew Norman 3/2/10 

 

  

Researchers found mercury and PCB contaminants in every fish they sampled across the country, according to the Environmental Protection Agency’s first national lake assessment that used consistent criteria. 

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