State Interagency Missouri River Authority (SIMRA) Meeting
The meeting of the State Interagency Missouri River Authority will focus on the Iowa watershed approach which provides nearly $100 million to improve rural watershed resiliency through adopting conservation practices that reduce peak stream flow and improve water quality. Speakers will share experiences in the East and West Nishnabotna watersheds. Updates on the Missouri River watershed and basin conditions, and the Missouri River recovery program are also on the agenda.
The meeting is open to the public. Or, to call in, dial 866-685-1580, then enter the conference call code of 4510673319 followed by the pound sign (#). The meeting will be followed by a tour of the Nishnabotna watershed from 1 to 3 p.m.
SIMRA includes representatives from the Governor’s Office, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, the Iowa Utilities Board, the Iowa Economic Development Authority, Iowa Department of Natural Resources and Iowa Department of Transportation.
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM