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The Virus Detectives: Tracking COVID-19 in Bay Area Wastewater. Lori Pottinger ... Wastewater Treatment Kills Most Pathogens, Including COVID-19 Virus.

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A California Dream: Less Plastic in the Ocean

By Dean Bonner, Lori Pottinger

Aug 27, 2019 ... A growing concern is microplastics, debris that is too small to be caught by existing filters at wastewater treatment plants.

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The LA River and the Trade-Offs of Water Recycling

By Gokce Sencan, Caitrin Chappelle

Jun 24, 2019 ... The Los Angeles River, which depends on treated wastewater for some of its flows, exemplifies the trade-offs that come with expanded ...

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Learning the Language of Groundwater

By Lori Pottinger

Jun 18, 2019 ... This water can come from a variety of sources, including flood- and stormwater, treated wastewater, and spare surface water.

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Water Use in California

By Ellen Hanak, Jeffrey Mount

Water for all sectors—and especially for the environment--varies dramatically across regions and between wet and dry years. Urban and agricultural water use ...