Category: Flooding

Upper Iowa River Watershed Open Houses

Residents and landowners in the Upper Iowa River Watershed are invited to a series of Public Meeting Open Houses. Who might want to come? Anyone who is interested in… Keeping communities and landowners in the Upper Iowa River Watershed protected

Survey Sent to Landowners in Upper Iowa River Watershed

If you own property in the Upper Iowa River Watershed, you may find a survey in your mailbox this summer. The survey is part of the planning process the Upper Iowa River Watershed Management Authority (WMA) has undertaken in an

Karst, Water Quality & Livestock: Finding Balance for a Sensitive Geography

Karst, Water Quality & Livestock Forum: Finding Balance for a Sensitive Geography Held on May 30, 2017 at Luther College in Decorah Iowa From: http://www.iaenvironment.org/get-involved/council-events/karst-water-quality-and-livestock-forum Thanks to more than 100 attendees at the forum on May 30 for your interest

Decorah Trail Re-opened Following Flood Damage

Just in time for summer recreation & tourism, Decorah Parks & Recreation is re-opening Dug Road. A section of the popular bike & recreation trail collapsed following heavy rainfalls and flooding last fall. Get a bird’s eye view of the

Prairie: The Ultimate Sandbag

Laura Jackson, Director – Tallgrass Prairie Center, University of Northern Iowa From the Fall 2016 Issue of the Tallgrass Prairie Center Newsletter. Recent floods this fall remind us that our region is shockingly vulnerable—but we are responding by getting good at

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