Floating islands try to improve water quality

April 30, 2013 at 6:31 pm in Worthington Daily Globe

Grasses, flowers and plants on the artificial islands strengthen ecosystems above and below waterWORTHINGTON Under cloudy skies and sporadic sprinkles, students in Jeff Rogers’ Introduction to Soil Science class at Minnesota West Community and Technical College anchored the first of four floating islands Tuesday afternoon in the E.O. Olson storm water retention pond on campus. Continue Reading