Water Summary Update for May 31
Posted: 05/31/2012
DES MOINES — Today’s Water Summary Update is a mixed message. While good precipitation in northwest Iowa has helped that region improve dramatically, other areas of the state have continued to be quite dry.

For a more thorough review of Iowa’s water resource trends May 17 through May 30, go to http://www.iowadnr.gov/watersummaryupdate.

The report is prepared by the technical staff from the Iowa DNR, the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, and the USGS, in collaboration with the Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management Division.