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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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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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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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A Tale of 3 Countries: Water Risks to Global Shale Development

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Shale gas drilling site in Pennsylvania. Photo Credit: Nicholas Tonelli/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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Water Risk on the Rise

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Businesses are waking up to the risks water can pose to their operations and bottom line. (Credit: The National Guard/Flickr).
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Can Nutrient Trading Shrink the Gulf of Mexico's Dead Zone?

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Dead fish resulting from toxins or oxygen depletion in Lake Binder, Iowa. Photo credit: Dr. Jennifer L. Graham, U.S. Geological Survey
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6 Top Environment and Development Stories to Watch in 2013

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