Drinking Water http://nwpr.org en OSU Researcher Says Toxic Algae Have A Competitive Edge http://nwpr.org/post/osu-researcher-says-toxic-algae-have-competitive-edge <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A scientist at Oregon State University has proposed that freshwater algae blooms around the world may be growing more toxic. His analysis was published today in the journal Science.</span></p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 13:39:37 +0000 Amelia Templeton 36284 at http://nwpr.org OSU Researcher Says Toxic Algae Have A Competitive Edge Clackamas Watershed Collects Drinking Water and Pollutants http://nwpr.org/post/clackamas-watershed-collects-drinking-water-and-pollutants <p></p><p>On a nursery in Boring, researchers are demonstrating a new high-tech pesticide sprayer for a dozen growers. Oregon State University extension entomologist Robin Rosetta explains how this so-called “smart sprayer” uses a computerized sensor to detect the shape of plants and tell the nozzles on the machine where to spray and where not to spray.</p><p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 14:47:49 +0000 Cassandra Profita 32538 at http://nwpr.org Clackamas Watershed Collects Drinking Water and Pollutants Temporary Rules Protect Drinking Water For People And Cattle In The Klamath Basin http://nwpr.org/post/temporary-rules-protect-drinking-water-people-and-cattle-klamath-basin <p>The Oregon Water Resources Commission has approved temporary rules that prioritize drinking water for people and cattle in the Klamath Basin.</p><p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 13:39:23 +0000 Amelia Templeton 30299 at http://nwpr.org