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Members of the 2010 Envirothon team are front, from left, Rachel Fineday and Sophie Shogren, and back, from left, Brennan Larson, Dan Pike, Alex Renner and Christian Ridlon. (Submitted photo)

Envirothon team tackles nitrate levels in water

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This year's Envirothon topic - nitrate contamination in water - hit home for the Park Rapids students involved in the competition this spring.


The city of Park Rapids has been dealing with high nitrate levels in water for several years, having to shut down some shallow wells recently.

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Anna Erickson
Anna Erickson is editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal.
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