Iowa DNR

Leak Discovered April 19
10:13 pm
Wed April 23, 2014

Terrain Delays Keokuk Sewer Repairs

Soap Creek flows into the Mississippi River near the South Side Boat Club.

Keokuk says the location of a sewer leak slowed repairs, allowing more pollution into nearby waterways.

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Comment Period Ending Soon
4:57 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Board to Explore Fertilizer Plant Request

Lee County Board of Supervisors

The Lee County Board of Supervisors will take a closer look at the latest request from Iowa Fertilizer Company.

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More Common in Drought
8:15 am
Thu November 21, 2013

IL & IA Face Deer Virus Outbreak for 2nd Year

A deer killed by EHD, which is present in Iowa and Illinois for the second year in a row.

A virus that is deadly to deer is being seen in Illinois and Iowa for the second year in a row.

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Lates DNR Water Summary
3:38 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

SE IA Still Recovering from 2012 Drought

The latest Iowa DNR Water Summary.
Credit Iowa DNR

Most of Iowa, including the southeast part of the state, is still recovering from the effects of last year’s drought.

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relatively mild winter may lead to pop. bounce
3:07 pm
Tue March 12, 2013

Year Looking Up for Pheasants in Iowa


Despite large amounts of snow recently, Iowa is on track to get an average amount of snow this winter. A pheasant biologist for the Iowa Department of Natural Resources said that could make it a good year for pheasants.

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