Environment

"Coming to Peace" Book Reading

7 hours ago


National Weather Service

The Mississippi River is rising, and will hold at, or near, flood stage through the weekend.

Arbor Day and the Benefits of Trees

Apr 22, 2017


River Action, Inc.

For the 33rd year, River Action will celebrate Earth Day. On Saturday, the group will partner with the Bettendorf Parks and Recreation Department to remove invasive weeds from Pigeon Creek Park, east of the Arconic plant.

Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement

The current rules for siting large animal confinements in Iowa are not tough enough. That's according to a group called Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement which will hold the latest in a series of public meetings in Davenport Thursday night.

Living on the Rock River

Apr 15, 2017


Illinois Emergency Management Agency

The Illinois Emergency Management Agency is holding its annual meetings with local officials to prepare for possible flooding this spring. Meetings will be held Thursday in Savanna and the Quad Cities.

John Riches / Arconic Eaglecam, Davenport Works

Liberty and Justice need help naming their three eaglets. Well, the eagles who are their parents may not, but Arconic does. 

I74 Bridge: Past, Present, & Future

Apr 8, 2017


Shoreline and lake with lots of waterfowl in and out of the water
submitted / U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District

State and federal agencies will celebrate their efforts to balance the needs of wildlife and navigation. Thursday morning, the Corps of Engineers hosted a ribbon cutting for the Lake Odessa Habitat Rehabilitation and Enhancement Project, which is located in the Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge near Wapello, Iowa.


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