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April 16, 2011
A Minnesota Pollution Control Agency team conducting an assessment last summer on Hawk Creek reaches shore near a culvert. Due to extensive public and private drainage systems, water that would have evaporated, percolated into groundwater or stayed put in wetlands is now moved rapidly to waterways. (Tribune file photo)
In farm country, water quantity and quality inextricably linked
April 16, 2011 - 8:18am