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One Watershed, One Plan: How This New Approach Could Lead to Cleaner Rivers in Minnesota

  • 09 Feb 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.
1485 Industrial Drive NW, Room 102
Rochester, MN 55901


Office Address: Education Coordinator Kevin Strauss
   Olmsted County Soil and Water Conservation District Office
2122 Campus Drive SE, Suite 200
Rochester, MN 55904



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


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