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Wednesday, May 22nd, 2024

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Littering in our woods and waters is a problem we need to solve

An aerial view of a typical summer weekend of an overflow of boats on West Okoboji’s Millers Bay in Iowa. (Photo by David Thoreson)

How many times as kids were we told by our parents to pick up after ourselves, to clean our rooms, to clean up the trash? Yet, as I look along our roadsides and ditches and at our lakes and beaches, I don’t think we really learned to pick up after ourselves.
It seems that here in the Iowa Great Lakes, one of the worst areas for littering is in Millers Bay on West Okoboji Lake during the summer. 

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