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October 29, 2019

Approval granted for five-acre wetland in Iowa to denitrify runoff

A 5.29-acre wetland project has been approved that would denitrify drainage tile runoff from a watershed of about 261 acres.

Eastern Iowa Airport launches crowdfunding campaign for water projects

Wings 2 Water is an effort that raises money through the airport to support environmental conservation projects in both Linn and Johnson County, IA.

Plastic pipe maker ADS seeing benefits of recycling

While around 10 percent of Advanced Drainage Systems pipes were made from recycled material a decade ago, now 65 percent of its products are, and that move is now paying dividends.
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Projects moving ahead to prevent algal blooms in Lake Erie, Thames River

The Thames River Phosphorus Reduction Collaborative is running projects throughout Ontario that intercept and remove phosphorus from agricultural runoff. One project west of Chatham, ON, is growing microscopic rocks from the dissolved phosphorus that can be re-used as fertilizer. » Read more...

Iowa LICA Convention

Jan. 5-8
Des Moines, IA
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