Baltimore Has An Illicit-Drug Problem ... In Its Streams
Turns out hardcore drugs are just as bad for fish as they are for humans.By Lindsey Pulse | August 26, 2016
Baltimore's streams might have illicit drugs running through the waters — we're talking stuff like amphetamines.
Researchers sampled six stream sites, both rural and urban, over three weeks in Baltimore. The team wanted to know how illicit and pharmaceutical drugs affect underwater ecosystems.