Remsen source water protection project : agreement no. 8025-015 between the Iowa Watershed Improvement Review Board and the City of Remsen final report.

(2011) Remsen source water protection project : agreement no. 8025-015 between the Iowa Watershed Improvement Review Board and the City of Remsen final report. Agriculture and Land Stewardship

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Abstract

This final report to the Iowa Watershed Improvement Review Board by the City of Remsen Utilities consists of accomplishments made by the Remsen Utilities as per this agreement. The City of Remsen Utilities did in fact purchase approximately 27 acres of land lying upstream of the city’s water well field. The land was purchased from Mr. Larry Rodesch and Mr. Rich Harpenau for the purpose of removing nitrates from Remsen’s water source and establishing native prairie grasses to assist in this removal.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: water, nitrates, pollution
Subjects: Natural resources and environment > Water resources
Natural resources and environment > Water resources > Drinking water
Natural resources and environment > Water resources > Groundwater
Natural resources and environment > Water resources > Water quality
Natural resources and environment > Water resources > Watersheds
ID Code: 17851
Deposited By: Timothy Skeers
Deposited On: 17 Oct 2014 20:14
Last Modified: 17 Oct 2014 20:14
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/17851