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In World That Says It’s Cutting Nutrient Pollution, Progress Is Lacking

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Algal blooms in Florida’s Santa Fe River
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After 15 Years, EPA Updates Water Quality Trading Policy. It Could Do More.

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Wetlands like these in the Chesapeake provide cost-effective water quality services.
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When Improving America’s Infrastructure, Don’t Forget Forests

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PODCAST: How We Can Clean the Chesapeake and Save Money in the Process

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Guacamole Coasts: Not Just Florida, Not Just Now

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Environmental Justice and Democracy Failures at the Heart of Flint’s Water Crisis

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Water plant in Flint, Mich.
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Cleaner US Rivers, Lakes and Estuaries with Water Quality Trading

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Fishing in Mitkof Island. (Petersburg, Alaska, U.S.) Photo by Penny Meyer/Flickr.
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6 Stories to Watch in 2015: Global Climate Deal, Sustainable Development Goals, Rising Water Risks and More

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Andrew Steer presented 2015's Stories to Watch before a packed house at the Press Club in Washington, D.C. Photo by Bill Dugan/WRI
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Getting More from the U.S. Farm Conservation Water Quality Budget

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USDA provides limited voluntary financial and technical assistance to farmers who want to lessen their environmental impact. Photo Credit: Heather Dawn/Flickr
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Overcoming Barriers to USDA’s New Conservation Program

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Agriculture is a key source of nutrient pollution in the United States. Photo credit: NOAA, Flickr
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A New Strategy to Improve Water Quality—One Targeted Watershed at a Time

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More than 15,000 streams, rivers, and lakes are too polluted with nutrient runoff to support wildlife, be enjoyed recreationally, or serve as a drinking water source. Photo credit: USDA
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