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Controlling light could leave toxic algae dead in the water, MU researchers find

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"There is a reason so many of the lakes in the Rocky Mountains have a beautiful, turquoise-colored appearance," said North, an assistant professor of water quality in the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources. "They are full of glacial rock flour, the powdered remnant of glacial rock. And I realized that where there is glacial rock dust, there is no harmful algae."