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Science is Benefiting You – Freshwater

Science is Benefiting You – Freshwater

Narrator: The Government of Canada has made a strong commitment to Science & Technology. Freshwater is a priority area and applied and relevant freshwater science ultimately helps ensure clean, safe and secure water for people and ecosystems. A key federal role is to provide scientific knowledge as the basis for which decisions and sound policies …

Native Freshwater Mussel Survey

Native Freshwater Mussel Survey

So our goal today: we are trying to find the Atlantic Pigtoe. The scientific name is Fusconaia masoni. It’s a freshwater mussel species native to North Carolina. It’s been proposed for federal listing as threatened. There haven’t been any records found in the Deep River in this area since about 1993, so we need some …

Freshwater Part 3

Freshwater Part 3

Howdy! In this mini-lecture we will discuss types of fresh water pollution and wastewater treatment. After reading Chapter 15 and watching both videos on freshwater resources or reading the transcripts that go with these videos, you should be able to: * Distinguish between Point and Non-Point Water pollution * Describe the major classes of water …