IGLA donates $2300.00 to Arnolds Park/Okoboji Fire & Rescue For New Sonar

For immediate release The Arnolds Park – Okoboji Fire and Rescue Department is proud to announce that they have received a donation of $2300 from the Iowa Great Lakes Association to purchase a new Side Imaging Sonar unit. Until this donation there has only been one Side Imaging Sonar unit in the Iowa Great Lakes Region and that … Read more

A Threat Hard to Imagine

By Phil Petersen It is hard to imagine a biological threat to the Iowa Great Lakes so damaging that modern science couldn’t fix.  That is the situation we face with Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS).  These invaders can sneak in silently and immediately begin to take over.  They have no native enemies and can grow very rapidly.  … Read more

Spring Turn Over: It’s Golden!

Spring Turn Over:  It’s Golden! by Jane Shuttleworth – Waterblogger Posted Monday, April 12, 2010, at 1:23 PM source:  Dickinson Couty News