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This Week in #MOWater News

Posted in: News- Jan 12, 2018 No Comments

This week’s highlights: Arctic weather paddlers in the Ozarks, Governor’s view on the proposed EPA rule, and the Missouri River generating more power.

MISSOURI

Governor’s Comments

Missouri Governor Greitens issues comment on costly proposed EPA rule

STL News

 

Arctic Cold Paddlers

Neither ice nor snow nor artic cold deterred these Current River paddlers

Springfield News-Leader

 

Sculpin Study

Grotto Sculpin Population Study

Missouri Department of Conservation

 

New CAFO

Change in Missouri Clean Water Commission opens door for new CAFO in region

The Joplin Globe

 

Freezing Skiing

Below freezing temperatures didn’t stop water skiing for charity on the Mississippi

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

 

NATIONAL

1/5th of Freshwater

One-Fifth of the World’s Freshwater

Forester Network

 

Ocean Suffocating

Oceans suffocating as huge dead zones quadruple since 1950, scientists warn

The Guardian

 

Stream Sensors

Streams can be sensors

Science Daily

 

Power Generation

Missouri River power generation up in 2017

Capital Journal

 

Shrink Dead Zones

Group hopes new deal will help shrink Gulf dead zone

Houma Today