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This Week in #MOWater News

Posted in: News- Dec 15, 2017 No Comments

This week’s highlights: Governor Greitens adds farmer-friendly commissioners to the Clean Water Commission, KC Water goes underground to look at tunnels, and scuba-diving flies in Yosemite.

MISSOURI

Team Mississippi

Formidable task faces state’s first Stream Team for Mississippi River

Ste. Genevieve Herald

 

Farm-Friendly Commission

Greitens stacks Clean Water Commission with farm-friendly allies

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

 

100 Mile Journey

Learning on a Downstream Journey

Missouri State University Blog

 

KC Underground

KC Water goes 300-feet underground to take a closer look at 90-year old tunnel

KC Water Services

 

Hog Farm OKed

Clean Water Commission OKs chicken, hog farms

Springfield News-Leader

 

NATIONAL

Storms and Streams

Strong storms hamper ability of streams and rivers to clean up pollution

Phys.org

 

Dam Rates

Releases from Gavins Point Dam reduced to winter rate

Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan

 

Scuba-Diving Fly

How Mono Lake’s scuba-diving flies stay dry

Mother Nature Network

 

No Water

A Philadelphia story: No running water for eight years

Circle of Blue

 

Zika Biologists

“A Biology major with a thousand dollars and a kitchen”

Forester Network

 

Runoff Fundraiser

Iowa water quality groups fundraising to reduce runoff

Kansas City Star

 

Mudslide Risk

After fires, Southern California faces risk of mudslides

Reuters