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IISD-ELA in the News | CBC | August 6, 2019

How duckweed might be a solution to pollution in Lake Winnipeg

"Earlier this week, research scientist Richard Grosshans and his team from the International Institute for Sustainable Development harvested 33 kilograms of duckweed they had grown in the sewage lagoon at Dunnottar, Man., a village of 760 people, 65 kilometres north of Winnipeg on the west shore of Lake Winnipeg."

IISD-ELA in the News | Winnipeg Free Press | August 2, 2019

Sense of urgency needed for water woes

"In requesting the extension, the city rejected a stopgap measure suggested by the Lake Winnipeg Foundation and the International Institute of Sustainable Development, which involves adding ferric chloride at the treatment site, which has been shown in other jurisdictions to reduce phosphorus concentrations."