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FISHKIND CONVERSATIONS: Central Florida Algae Signals Bigger Problems With Drinking Water


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Floridan aquifer system, water.usgs.gov

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Lake Washington is Brevard County’s largest lake and for Melbourne, a primary source of drinking water.

90.7 economic analyst Hank Fishkind says a large bloom of toxic algae on the lake points to bigger problems with Central Florida’s drinking water. He talked with 90.7 environmental reporter Amy Green.

 


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Amy Green

About Amy Green

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Amy Green covers the environment for 90.7 News. She is an award-winning journalist whose work has been heard on NPR and seen in PEOPLE, Newsweek, The New York Times and The Christian Science Monitor. She began her career at The Associated Press. Her book on the Everglades, under contract with Johns Hopkins ... Read Full Bio »

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