Public invited to Chippewa County groundwater study open house

The Chippewa County Dept. of Land Conservation and Forest Management will host an informational meeting with the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey (WGNHS) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on March 18, 2014 to provide an update on the five-year study being conducted to evaluate the impact of industrial sand mining and irrigated agriculture in western Chippewa County.

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Study to evaluate groundwater impacts of frac sand mining, irrigated agriculture in Chippewa County

Contact Mike Parsen, mjparsen@wisc.edu, (608) 262-9419 The Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey (WGNHS), in cooperation with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has begun a 5-year study to evaluate the impact of frac sand mining and irrigated agriculture in western Chippewa County. Project partners include Chippewa County and a diverse group of stakeholders, including several […]

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