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Meet Kate Giannini, Communications Specialist for the IWA

Kate Giannini, a Johnson County native, has been immersed in the conservation and natural resources field on agricultural and urban landscapes for eleven years. A majority of that time was spent in a partnership position between the Johnson County Planning Department and the Johnson County Soil & Water Conservation District. During that time, Kate gained […]

Job Opening: Upper Iowa River WMA Conservation Technician

Announcement Date: November 3, 2017 Application Closing Date: November 28, 2017 Anticipated Date of Hire: January 15, 2018 Winneshiek Soil and Water Conservation District seeks a Conservation Technician to assist in the survey and design of conservation practices that will address the goals of the Iowa Watershed Approach project for the Upper Iowa River Watershed. […]

Get to Know Marius Agua

By Mikael Mulugeta After two years as project manager for an NGO project in the Philippines, Marius Agua will serve as the project coordinator for the North Raccoon River Watershed Management Coalition (NRRWMC). In this new role, Agua will work with the NRRWMC to facilitate watershed planning activities, manage the implementation of flood resiliency conservation […]

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The English River near Williamsburg, Iowa.

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Iowa Drought Conditions 2017

Animation showing drought conditions across Iowa with a particular focus on IWA watersheds. The animation was developed using data from the US Drought Monitor.

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The Iowa Watersheds Project: Iowa’s prototype for engaging communities and professionals in watershed hazard mitigation Larry J. Weber, Marian Muste, A. Allen Bradley, Antonio Arenas Amado, Ibrahim Demir, Chad W. Drake, Witold F. Krajewski, Tony J. Loeser, Marcela S. Politano, Breanna R. Shea & Nicholas W. Thomas

Request for Qualifications: Middle Cedar

Benton County, Iowa on behalf of the Middle Cedar Watershed Management Authority (MCWMA) is seeking a written Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) from certified Engineers in the State of Iowa. SOQs should be submitted to: Adam Rodenberg 700 16th St NE, Suite 301 Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 SOQs must be submitted as one hard copy and […]

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