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This Week in #MOWater News

Posted in: News- Mar 10, 2017 No Comments

This week’s highlights: How the Executive Order impacts Missouri, Spoonbill season starting next week, and the mystery behind Devil’s Kettle in Minnesota.

MISSOURI

AG Applauds

Missouri attorney general applauds Trump’s EPA order

Springfield Business Journal

 

Executive Order

How President’s executive order impacts Missouri waterways

Ozarks First

 

Water Improvements

DNR awards $2.59M to Birch Tree for drinking water improvements

West Plains Daily Quill

 

Sunken Dredge

Chopped: Sunken dredge taken apart for rebuilding

News-Tribune

 

Spoonbill Snagging

Ready to catch prehistoric fish? Spoonbill snagging season starts March 15 in Missouri

Lake Expo

 

Watershed Center

SPS partners with watershed commission for ‘green’ pilot

Springfield News-Leader

NATIONAL

Trump’s Water

Trump’s water directive cheered by ranchers, blasted by environmentalists

The Texas Tribune

 

Break for Buffers

For wildlife and clean water, Legislature OK’s tax-break on agricultural buffer strips

The Daily Republic

 

MO River Flooding

Rounds presses Corps on Missouri River flooding

KELO

 

Flint Subsidies

Michigan ends water subsidies to Flint, despite mayor’s oppositions

NPR

 

Massive Debris

Massive debris pile emerges from water near troubled dam

Daily Progress

 

Mining Rule Delay

New EPA head takes action – delaying a mining clean-up rule

Think Progress

 

Devil’s Kettle

The mystery of Devil’s Kettle falls

Mother Nature Network