Congratulations to the Rapid Creek Watershed and the Johnson County Soil & Water Conservation District!
Iowa’s Watershed Improvement Review Board recently awarded $247,650 to the Johnson County SWCD for a project to improve water quality in Rapid Creek, a tributary of the Iowa River that flows through northeastern Johnson County.
The press release is available here: http://www.agriculture.state.ia.us/press/2014press/press04022014.asp
The project also received coverage from Channel 2 News, which can be seen here: http://www.cbs2iowa.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/rapid-creek-watershed-project-receives-funding-25927.shtml.
To learn more about the Rapid Creek Watershed, visit http://www.jcswcd.org/rapidcreek.