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  1. Heptachlor epoxide

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1566

    GENERAL INFORMATION Heptachlor epoxide is formed when heptachlor breaks down in the environment. ... extensively in aquatic life. It is taken up into the food chain into animals and milk. HEALTH EFFECTS Some ...

  2. Radon

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1545

    GENERAL INFORMATION Radon is a gas that has no color, odor, or taste and comes from the natural ... water and goes into the air. Some radon also stays in the water. Radon is not a concern in water that ... comes from lakes, rivers, and reservoirs (called surface water), because the radon is released into the ...

  3. Cooking Matters

    https://greene.osu.edu/program-areas/snap-ed/cooking-matters

    Volunteer chef leads a food-network-styled cooking demo •    Participants break into teams to prepare the ...

  4. 22nd Annual Southwest Ohio Perennial School

    https://greene.osu.edu/events/22nd-annual-southwest-ohio-perennial-school

    include: Hop into the Backyard with Hops Beneficial Pollinators Milkweed to Monarchs Strawberries Lilly, ...

  5. Ammonia

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1534

    GENERAL INFORMATION Ammonia is rarely found in unpolluted surface water, but is common at low ... ammonia may penetrate into deeper soils and eventually reach groundwater. In some soils part of the ...

  6. Backyard Conservation

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/human-dimensions/mental-models/basic-stream-and-watershed-ecology-lesson-plans/backyard-conservation

    Implementing similar practices into your own backyard can have the same positive effect on the environment, and ... most of the conservation strategies are easy to put into place.   Photo credit: Virginia Cooperative ...

  7. Managing Nutrients in Agricultural Watersheds

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/watershed-management/managing-nutrients-agricultural-watersheds

    as farmers. In this webinar you will learn how the risk of phosphorus moving into water is assesed in ...

  8. The Mighty River

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/422/mighty-river

    As we move downstream, more and more medium-sized streams have emptied into the main channel, ... the river's mouth, where it empties into yet another body of water, perhaps a larger river or ... a lake. For example, in Ohio all rivers and streams flow either into the Ohio River or Lake Erie. Any ...

  9. Chlordane

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1552

    GENERAL INFORMATION Chlordane, a synthetic organic chemical, is a viscous liquid, colorless to ... transformers. Chlordane has been released into the environment primarily from its application as an insecticide. ...

  10. Sulfate

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1504

    GENERAL INFORMATION Sulfate is a substance that occurs naturally in drinking water. HEALTH EFFECTS ... softeners merely change magnesium or calcium sulfate into sodium sulfate, which is somewhat more laxative. ...

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