Scott County Tries Treating Sewage with Algae

Scott County is pioneering a new way to treat sewage generated at West Lake Park. The technology is a first in Iowa, using only algae, and no chemicals, to clean the water. News 8 received a first look at the facility. Read about the innovative project here.


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Feb. 1 Snapshot Training

Partners of Scott County Watersheds will be hosting an in-depth Snapshot training on Saturday, February 1 from 10:00am-12:00pm at the Davenport Public Works building (1200 E 46th St., Davenport, IA). The Snapshot Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring events have been taking place since 2003. Three times a year, groups of volunteers will test around 50 sites

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