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Iowa Project AWARE

Iowa Project AWARE, the annual canoe-based volunteer river cleanup, will convene in northwest Iowa this year. The cleanup has been set for July 10-15 on the West Fork of the Des Moines River in Emmet and Palo Alto Counties. A group from IAWEA and the Iowa Section of the American Water [...]

2022-04-15T13:04:19-05:00March 29th, 2022|News|

Water and Wastewater Internship Program for High School Students

The Water in Progress internship program is intended to create a mutually beneficial learning opportunity in the environmental industry for small communities and high school students within the state of Iowa. This program will enhance the state of Iowa’s ability to grow and retain water and wastewater operators while expanding the [...]

2022-07-08T09:33:14-05:00March 22nd, 2022|News|

Wastewater Optimization Program in Iowa

The Optimization Program helps wastewater treatment facilities optimize their treatment process for energy savings and improved nutrient reduction through partnership with a team of qualified wastewater experts.  This program is a collaboration between the Iowa Wastewater and Waste to Energy Research Program (IWWERP), the Iowa Water Environment Association (IAWEA), and DNR.  [...]

2021-08-06T10:56:10-05:00August 6th, 2021|Uncategorized|

WSU Environmental Finance Center releases financial planning tool for water utility infrastructure investments

Wichita State University Environmental Finance Center’s Community Sustainability Tool is a user-friendly planning resource that helps municipalities, states, and other organizations assess if their community's water/wastewater rates can potentially support infrastructure investments into the future. Learn more about WSU’s Community Sustainability Tool by visiting www.wichita.edu/communitysustainabilitytool. Many communities throughout the country are [...]

2021-07-22T09:53:40-05:00July 22nd, 2021|Uncategorized|

2022 IAWEA Iowa Only Membership

It is time to join or renew your IAWEA Iowa Only membership for 2022.  You will receive our quarterly newsletter and valuable discounts to most IAWEA training events.  Please click on the link below to join or renew online:   https://iawea.regfox.com/iowa-only-membership   WEF Members!  If you are a WEF member and [...]

2022-01-05T07:50:08-06:00November 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Des Moines Area Community College Environmental Education

If you’re looking for a profession where you can protect and improve the health of every person in your community, protect and improve the environment, work inside and out, be rewarded for what you know and can do, then join the next generation of Water Environmental Technology Professionals by enrolling in [...]

2022-02-02T08:06:22-06:00January 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|