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       & Fewer Floods  

How the Whitewater River Valley Has Changed Over Time

  • 12 Jan 2017
  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • St. Mary's University of Minnesota Cascade Meadow Wetlands and Environmental Science Center, 2900--19th St. NW, Rochester, MN

Starting in 1939 and continuing until 2008, soil scientists have been studying the rate of erosion in the Whitewater River, a river similar in many ways to the Zumbro River. Hear how researchers can measure soil loss using high-resolution global imaging systems (GIS) and what that data tells us about soil and river erosion in southeast Minnesota.

Academic Areas: Minnesota Geography, Natural Science, Chemistry, History, Communication Arts

Contact Us:

Mailing Address: Zumbro Watershed Partnership, Inc.
12 Elton Hills Drive NW
Rochester, MN 55901

ZWP Executive Director Contact Information 
Phone Number: 507-226-6787

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