How land use change affects water quality, aquatic life Examining how land-use changes may affect water quality and fisheries resources in lakes...

How land use change affects water quality, aquatic life Examining how land-use changes may affect water quality and fisheries resources in lakes and rivers will help natural resource agencies manage wildlife populations, according to Steven Chipps, leader of the U.S. Geological Survey, South Dakota Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit at South Dakota State University. The fisheries biologist and Muthiah Muruganandam, a Fulbright scholar from the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, will use existing data to track changes in the characteristics and water quality of surface waters in northeastern South Dakota.‚Äč https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/11/161107160600.htm