Phosphorous Pollution

Eutrophication Overview - Results of Excessive Nitrogen & Phosphorous Runoff (PHOTOS)

Special thanks to Lisa Dirks for contributing this blog post.  Lisa is The GreenHarvest Group's Research Manager. She holds a BS in Biology and MS in Sustainability from Arizona State University.

Eutrophication occurs when bodies of water are polluted by high concentrations of nutrients, especially phosphates and nitrates.