A new plan that will affect how the Missouri River is managed for years to come is out for public review and comment.
Due to the massive size and complexity of the MRRMP-DEIS, the League joined about 15 other groups and organizations to formally request an extension to the public comment period.
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review a challenge to the Clean Water Rule. The request to review was filed by more than 30 states as well as agriculture and other industry groups.
The U.S. Supreme Court will not review a wetland determination case involving a wetland of less than one acre.
The Corps has released the water stored in the exclusive flood control zone of the Missouri River reservoir system. This provides the system’s full storage capacity for the 2017 runoff season that starts March 1.
Scientists from the University of Iowa warn that the northern half of the U.S. may be at a rising risk for flooding.
The leaders of the South Dakota Division of the Izaak Walton League held their mid-winter meeting January 28th in Pierre.
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