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September 3, 2015
National Geographic article screen capture

National Geographic Interviews FORT Ecologist Regarding Colorado River Contamination in the Grand Canyon

Dr. David Walters, Ecologist, was interviewed on August 24, 2015 by Osha Gray Davidson from National Geographic regarding his paper on mercury (Hg) and selenium (Se) accumulation in the Colorado River food web in the Grand Canyon published last week in Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.

September 3, 2015
Thom Hartmann Interview

The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann: Interview

FORT Ecologist, Dr. David Walters, was interviewed by Thom Hartmann on Monday, August 31, 2015, for The Big Picture, a daily television show.

September 3, 2015
Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. (Photo courtesy of Grand Canyon National Park)

Ecologist Interviewed on the Implications of Water Contamination

Dr. David Walters, Ecologist, conducted a phone interview with Mark Brodie, a reporter from Tempe, Arizona NPR affiliate, KJZZ. Walters discussed levels of mercury (Hg) and selenium (Se) in the Colorado River in Grand Canyon, implications of their findings, and possible sources of the contaminants to the Colorado River food web, based on their recent study.

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