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This Week in #MOWater News

Posted in: News- Apr 13, 2017 No Comments

This week’s highlights: Water work group formed, highlighting Missouri Stream Team’s importance, and America’s most endangered rivers.


Water Work Group

City council forms water work group

Columbia Tribune


Highest Risk

City testing system not focused on highest risk areas for lead in water

Columbia Missourian


Blue River Rescue

MDC assists with annual Project Blue River Rescue

Missouri Department of Conservation


Locust Logjam

Locust Creek logjam in repair

Linn County Leader


Vital Stream Teams

Stream Teams vital for understanding water quality

Joplin Globe


Rates and Rivers

Video: Water rates and rivers

Kansas City PBS



Fewer Earthquakes  

Tighter wastewater regulations can lead to fewer earthquakes in the Midwest



River’s Name

Learn a river’s name before it’s gone

New York Times


Campground Flood Suit

Judge dismissed suits connected to Albert Pike campground flood

Shreveport Times


Aqua Bug Pesticides

The same pesticides linked to bee declines might also threaten birds



Popular Pesticides

First evidence found of popular farm pesticide in drinking water

Washington Post


Endangered Rivers

America’s most endangered rivers

American Rivers