Water quality

After the Tsunami, Japan’s sea creatures crossed an ocean.

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 10:00
Hundreds of species — mussels, crabs and others — traveled thousands of miles on plastic debris to American shores.

How did Irma affect pollution in South Carolina's coastal waters?

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 10:00
Pollution fouled South Carolina's coastal waters after Tropical Storm Irma with tests revealing spikes in fecal bacteria.

‘Flesh-eating bacteria’ from Harvey’s floodwaters kill a woman.

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 10:00
Necrotizing fasciitis, a deadly infection that destroys tissue, can be caused by a wide range of bacteria, many of which were present after Hurricane Harvey.