Researchers use wild rice to predict health of Minnesota lakes and streams

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By studying wild rice in lakes and streams, a team of researchers led by the University of Minnesota has discovered that sulfate in waterways is converted into toxic levels of sulfide and increases other harmful elements. This includes methylmercury, the only form of mercury that contaminates fish…

To read the complete research papers below for free, visit the Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences.

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