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Drainage districts fire back at lawsuit from downstream

April 18, 2016  By Iowa Public Television

Last year the Des Moines Water Works sued 10 drainage districts in three northwest Iowa counties in federal court – claiming the region’s extensive farm drain tile system increases nitrate runoff – and is polluting the primary drinking water supply for over half a million central Iowans. Iowa Public Television has an update. | READ MORE

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