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    Need help with describing the top four causes of water pollution in Lake Huron. Please provide a credible reference (peer reviewed article or book).

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    Lake Huron is one of the five Great Lakes of North America. The United States and Canada has entered a treaty to address the top four pollutants in Lake Huron: atmospheric deposition of toxic pollutants, contaminated sediments, groundwater, and non-point sources of pollution.

    One cause of pollution is the large number of cattle feed lots close to the shore. The effect from runoff of feed lots is E. coli, which is a ...

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    This solution provides a review of Lake Huron's water pollution problems and discusses the probable causes of the pollution.