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September 2015

9/5/2015 - 10/4/2015

Stakeholder meeting to discuss EPA’s final 111(d) Carbon Pollution Standards that were released on 08/03/2015. Wednesday, Sept 9, 2015 from 10am - 4pm. DNR Air Quality Bureau 7900 Hickman Road, Suite 1 Windsor Heights, Iowa 50324 For more information: Marnie Stein 515-725-9555 or
The DNR is seeking input on renewing the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) wastewater permit known as General Permit #7 (GP7).  Due to a federal court decision, anyone who sprays or applies pesticides to road ditches, stream banks, lakes or other areas where the pesticide residues can end up in a water body have had to meet the requirements of GP7 since March 30, 2011.   The DNR will present the latest information about proposed changes and seek input from attend...
Opportunity to provide comments regarding proposed air construction permit modifications to ADM – Des Moines Soybean.  Opening remarks will be provided by the DNR and then an opportunity for the public to provide comments to the draft permits will be provided. Des Moines North Side Public Library – 3516 Fifth Avenue, Des Moines IA  September 9, 2015, at 6:00pm - 8:00pm For more detail related to proposed permitting changes for ADM-Des Moines Soybean: https://programs...
Client Contact Group, 1-3 p.m. Wallace The Iowa Department of Natural Resources recognizes the need to provide the public with a way to learn about new programs and requirements related to Environmental Services programs. The Client Contact Group is an open forum to discuss new rules or program developments on the state and federal level. These meetings are a good source of information for anyone who works with or has an interest in activities related to environmental management.
Environmental Protection Commission, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The Environmental Protection Commission (EPC) is a panel of nine citizens who provide policy oversight over Iowa's environmental protection efforts. EPC members are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by vote of the Senate for four year terms.
Come help clear brush and pick up trash along Talbot Road, helping native prairie species on September 19th from 9am to 1pm. Please RSVP by contacting Andrea Porter at 712-255-4698. Location: Sioux City Prairie Sioux City, Iowa 51103  (Park in the Briar Cliff parking lot to access prairie) Please bring water, a snack/lunch, sunscreen, bug spray, work gloves, hat and sunglasses. Be sure to wear sturdy shoes like hiking boots (no open toed shoes as project area is uneven), long pan...

Kids Fishing Clinic

Fishing clinic for kids under 16. Come learn about the following topics: equipment care/maintenance, basic spin casting instruction, fish id, fishing regulations.

Prairie Rose Lake, 680 Road M47, Harlan

Christina Roelofs, Prairie Rose State Park,, 712-773-2701

Friends of Shimek Group Work Day. Shimek State Forest, LickCreek Unit, Upper Campground, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Contact Forester John Byrd at 319-878-3811 or or Lora Conrad, coordinator, at Details at