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Environmental news about water quality, air quality, waste management, energy and related topics including Environmental Protection Commission (EPC) agenda and minutes. EcoNewsWire is published every Thursday.

Iowa Outdoors News
Conservation news about fish, wildlife, parks and forestry and other related topics including the Natural Resource Commission (NRC) agenda and minutes. Iowa Outdoors news is published every Tuesday.

Iowa Fishing Report
The Iowa DNR releases a weekly fishing report on Thursdays in an effort to provide the latest information heading into the weekend. The weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys, and county and state parks staff.

Clean Water Starts With Us
Clean Water Starts With Us is a quarterly e-newsletter for anyone involved or interested in locally-led water quality improvement efforts.
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