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GPS_2011_FEED_The_River_Runs_Dead

Date

2011

Abstract

Excess nitrogen in water sources, caused by too much nitrogen used as fertilizer on large monoculture farms in the Midwest, increases the risk for a number of health problems for people who drink the polluted water.

Keywords

Feed the World

Language

English

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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Course

Feed the World

Program

Great Problems Seminar

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The River Runs Dead


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