Posts Tagged ‘Project AWARE’

Raising AWAREness

Project AWARE participants, including IFC’s Dan Ceynar, removed waste and raised awareness while paddling the Big Sioux River in July.

Project AWARE

Project AWARE, which stands for A Watershed Awareness River Expedition, involves hundreds of volunteers who spend their vacations working as aquatic garbage collectors – cleaning up, learning about, and exploring Iowa’s rivers. Visit the Project AWARE website for information on this year’s event including the route and how you can participate to help clean Iowa’s… Continue Reading »

Have you known rivers?

Join representatives from the Iowa DNR and Des Moines Water Works for a discussion on water quality and watershed awareness in Iowa. Representatives from Missouri River Relief, Center on Sustainable Communities, the Iowa Flood Center, and other environmental organizations will also be on hand. A reception will follow the presentation. More…