The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released its 2017-2018 Draft Annual Operating Plan for the Missouri River Mainstem Reservoir System in mid-September.
The Corps plans to evacuate about 3 million acre feet of water currently stored in the Missouri River Mainstem Reservoir System by March 1st.
Members of the Missouri River Recovery Implementation Committee (MRRIC), including League staff, took part in the first-ever Missouri River fall science meetings on October 11-13.
The planning committee for the Missouri River Events, which includes League staff, met October 6 in Yankton to begin organizing 2018 events.
League staff helped leaders from the League’s South Dakota Division develop comments on the second proposed wetland mitigation site in the state.
League staff spoke to the General Federated Women’s Club of Yankton on October 7.
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