Maquoketa River

Watershed Management Authority Newsletter

August 2023

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On August 3rd, the City of Manchester celebrated the unveiling of the stormwater wetland and ribbon cutting. About 50 people attended the event.

Attendees heard how the project idea began from Manchester Manager,

Tim Vick; the creation of the urban wetland design from IDALS, Amy Bouska; and installation of the project by Barrington Group Engineer, Jason Wenger.

The Iowa Learning Farms/Water Rock conservation trailer -Marsh

Madness was on site to show how wetlands function using models. The event

concluded with a walking tour on the path around the wetland where folks had a

chance to ask the experts questions and hear how it will improve water quality.

Learn how the wetland functions here
UPCOMING EVENTS

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Have you ever been to a research farm? It's a chance for landowners to see different applications and if they can be applied to your own farm.

Check out the Rodale Institute Midwest Organic Center's Field Day on 8.16.23

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Where is the Maquoketa River Watershed?

An area covering 9 countries which all lead to the Mighty Mississippi.

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erin@limestonebluffsrcd.org

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