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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM In November, 2015, President Obama issued a Presidential Memorandum on Mitigating Impacts on Natural Resources from Development and Encouraging Related Private Investment. Essentially it’s a directive for federal agencies to “adopt a clear … Continue reading

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Research points to unprofitable land use By Jane Fyksen – Agri-ViewGood Nel – February 2, 2016 A new study from a multidisciplinary team led by Iowa State University agronomists shows significant portions of Iowa farmland consistently lose money. The research … Continue reading

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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM I was never a fan of history growing up. Instead of getting to go to kid-centric places like Disneyland or SeaWorld, my parents insisted on taking us on long family vacations to visit historical … Continue reading

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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM Like many of you, I wear many different hats. But one of my favorite hats is that of the advocate for local land use planning efforts. I have a strong background in the … Continue reading

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