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Many viewpoints, one problem: Managing water resources responsibly

August 26, 2013

Florida water supply Why is a Michigan Technological University professor working to develop a model for water resources management in South Florida, 1,500 miles and several ecosystems removed from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan? Full Story

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