Iowa Geological Survey

Hydrologist says Iowa company’s water export plan would set bad precedent

BY: - October 22, 2020

Pattison Sand Co. in Clayton could pump large amounts of water from the Jordan Aquifer in far northeastern Iowa without hurting supplies elsewhere, but the company’s plan to export the water sets a bad precedent, a state hydrologist said Thursday.  Mike Gannon of the Iowa Geological Survey said allowing exports to Oregon and other western […]