Everyone wants to know WHY WE are losing wetland acres? Pay attention to the reason / case some are making to drain a known slough. Not to mention when they do this type of crap, restoration is nearly impossible as the drainage ditch has altered native hydrology function.
http://siouxcityjournal.com/news/local/ ... d29d1.html
It fricking sickens me. Subsidizing bad behavior why at the same time put the future liabilities associated with it on the backs of future Iowa tax payers.
Make sure to send the writer your thoughts to this activity that has turned our landscape into a giant parking lot, its waters into a chemically induced tragedy.