Tag Archives: American Rivers

December 16th 2011

Settlement will bolster Chicago River restoration

Efforts to clean up the Chicago River took a huge step forward this week, when the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago settled a Clean Water Act lawsuit that will end its longstanding habit of using the river as … Continue reading

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May 11th 2011

Conserving Water: Yes, it’s Important for the Great Lakes too

One morning, when I was only 5 years old I walked into the bathroom to brush my teeth. Immediately my mom came in and told me not to use the water. Indeed, when the tap was turned on nothing came … Continue reading

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