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The Iowa Watershed Approach:

Reducing Flooding and Advancing Water Quality

HUD Disaster Resilience Grant to Iowa: $96.9 million

The Iowa Watershed Approach (IWA) is a vision for Iowa’s future that voluntarily engages stakeholders throughout the watershed to achieve common goals, while moving toward a more resilient state.

Nine Participating Watersheds:


Last modified on September 15th, 2016
Posted on August 22nd, 2016

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  1. […] Iowa Watershed Approach (IWA) is a new five-year project focused on addressing factors associated with flood disasters in the […]

  2. […] watershed is grateful for the opportunity to be part of a new statewide watershed initiative, the Iowa Watershed Approach (IWA), which is bringing numerous organizations and institutions together to achieve the following […]

  3. […] a recent Iowa Watershed Approach meeting, I introduced myself (half-jokingly) as the president of the Watershed Management Authority […]

  4. […] center is also in the middle putting a $96 million federal grant to use through the Iowa Watershed Approach. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Disaster Resilience grant is currently […]

  5. […] process. Fortunately, the Clear Creek watershed was one of the eight watersheds selected for the Iowa Watershed Approach HUD grant project. The additional watershed planning funds from the HUD grant will add significantly to the resulting […]