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This Week in #MOWater News

Posted in: News- May 27, 2016 No Comments

Some of this week’s highlights: Prairie’s effects on water quality, Clean Water Commission updates, and mining worries for Alaska 

MISSOURI

KY3 Celebrates Water

Celebrate Ozarks Waters 2016

KY3

 

Ghost Falls

Grotto Falls, aka Ghost Falls

Danny Brown Photography

 

Zebra Mussels

Reports of Zebra Mussels in U.S. alarm Missouri

Springfield News-Leader

 

Prairies and Floods

Could restoring prairie grasses improve water quality and reduce flooding?

KPLR 11

 

Stream Team

Team creates ‘richer and better’ program

Branson Tri-Lakes News

 

Clean Water Commission

Clean water commission revamp awaits governor’s actions

Columbia Tribune

NATIONAL

Unusual Harvesting

5 awesome, unusual ways to harvest rainwater

Mother Nature Network

 

Ballast Dumping

House Measure Supports Shippers on Ballast Water Dumping

ABC News

 

Mining Regulations

British Columbia’s loose mining regulations worrisome for Southeast Alaska

Alaska Dispatch News

 

Insecticides Study

USGS Studies the Impact of Insecticides on Northwestern Clackamas County Streams

USGS

 

Trout Unlimited  

Trout Unlimited, MSI Launch Animas River Monitoring Following Gold King Spill

Pagosa Daily Post

 

Economic Consequences

A warming world means less water, with economic consequences

NPR

 

Monster Crocodiles

Monster African crocodiles found in Florida

Mother Nature Network