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New Water Filtration System Piloted at Prospect Park to Tackle Algal Bloom

An innovative water filtration system is being piloted at Brooklyn’s Prospect Park with the goal of removing nutrients from the park’s watercourse that cause toxic blue-green algae blooms in the summer months. The algae is dangerous for both humans and pets. ecoWEIR, the natural filtration system, was designed by Brooklyn College professor Jennifer Cherrier and […]