Iowa Flooding Adds to Safe Drinking Water Concerns

Source: Inside Climate News

Iowa Watch

Contamination of private well water in southwest Iowa from human and natural causes is a problem even in dry times. But in this year of prolonged flooding, well owners have heightened concerns and are keeping county health officials busy testing water for contaminants such as coliform and E. coli bacteria, nitrates and arsenic. 

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