The Iowa Water Enviornment Association, founded in 1927, exists today as an organization of professionals committed to the education and advancement of water quality and water pollution control techniques. The 600 plus members consist of educators, operators, engineers, regulators, municipal officials, manufacturers and equipment suppliers, contractors, and students.
The IAWEA is directed by an Executive Board of members from different regions across the State of Iowa. The Executive Board consists of fourteen members and directs the activities of over twenty committees. These committees lead the effort of educating its members and the public regarding current water pollution control and water quality topics.
The IAWEA’s goal is education and improvement in the quality of Iowa waters.