On April 24, the Izaak Walton League submitted detailed comments on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Missouri River Recovery Management Plan Draft Environmental Impact Statement.
The League’s Lincoln Chapter co-sponsored “Embrace the Earth” events April 21-22 in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Members of the League’s South Dakota Division met in Winner, South Dakota, April 28-30 for their annual state convention.
Several annual Yankton-area Missouri River events are just days away – and your help is needed!
Volunteers are needed for the Missouri River Clean-Up in the Omaha/Council Bluffs area on May 20.
Lakes Oahe and Sharpe are very popular with resident and nonresident anglers. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks established a workgroup to develop ideas that would improve angler access on these lakes.
A recent ruling by the South Dakota Supreme Court on regulation of small lakes led to creation of an Interim Legislative Study Committee in the South Dakota legislature.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced plans to conduct two rulemakings to repeal and replace the Clean Water Rule, which is also known as the “waters of the United States” rule.
The Army Corps of Engineers held five public meetings in April to discuss expected runoff into the Missouri River reservoir system.
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