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Citizen Science: Water Monitoring

Posted on January 8th, 2018

IIHR’s Chris Jones is recruiting public volunteers to participate in a study which uses a smartphone app to detect nitrate levels in local watersheds using their phone’s camera.

IIHR Water-quality Monitoring Network

Posted on June 11th, 2015

Is water quality in Iowa an invisible problem? The risks to human health are significant and costly. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), high levels of nitrates in drinking water are especially dangerous for babies, pregnant women, and nursing mothers. Cities such as Des Moines are investing in expensive nitrate-removal systems to make […]

Water-Quality Data

Posted on February 11th, 2013

Links to Nitrate Data: (1)   Iowa River near Iowa City, Iowa (2)   Clear Creek at Coralville, Iowa (3)   Clear Creek near Oxford, Iowa (4)   Clear Creek near Homestead, Iowa (5)   English River near Kalona, Iowa (6)   Iowa River near Lone Tree, Iowa (7)   Cedar River near Conesville, Iowa (16) Mississippi River Pool 16 near Muscatine, […]

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