Friday, August 1, 2008

2008 Annual Conference-related stories

These two stories from the Des Moines Register have an SWCS Annual Conference tie.

Guest column: To better manage water, you must better manage land (Duane Sand)
Having just witnessed nature at its worst, Iowans are called to our best as we rally to prevent such destruction in the future. More...
Duane Sand, Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, was a presenter at the Getting the Water Right workshop on Wednesday, July 30th.

Article: Soil, water conservation took a beating in floods
Iowa's terraces and other soil and water conservation structures suffered $40 million in damage from heavy rain and flooding this year, according to a survey by the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship. More...
Dean Lemke, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, was a presenter at the Midwest Floods symposium on Tuesday, July 29th.

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