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Researchers studying wild rice in lakes & streams learn about health of water

Wild rice lake: MnDNR
Wild rice lake: MnDNR

By studying wild rice in lakes and streams, a team of researchers led by the U of MN has discovered harmful effects of sulfate in waterways, on wild rice as well as other species. One of the lead researchers, Amy Myrbo, joined Tracy to explain what sulfates and sulfides are, why they're harmful, and much more. You can learn more about this topic on the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's website. 

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