Nutrient Loss Reduction

 

Illinois has a nutrient problem. Your help is needed to clean up the Gulf of Mexico and our state’s lakes and rivers! High levels of nutrients entering our waterways are causing algae blooms in our rivers, lakes and ponds. Nutrient pollution from Illinois cities and farms also travels all the way down to the Gulf of Mexico where it contributes to a dead zone larger than the state of Connecticut…read more… INLRS Public Handout (1)- An important issue facing Illinois and McHenry County.