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Resource ID: #13175
Subject: Pollution
Source: Audubon



Once a placid 18th-century backwater, Lake Erie was transformed in the 19th century into a great commercial highway. This Audubon article investigates how agriculture and industry left the lake clogged in the early part of the 20th century and now that the lake is finally clear again a burgeoning population of zebra mollusks threaten its ecological survival. (Sept. - Oct. 1996)

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