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County Reminds Us – Prepare for Seasonal Flooding

County Reminds Us – Prepare for Seasonal Flooding

With summer rapidly approaching and temperatures rising, flooding is a topic often overlooked in the high-desert climate of Washoe County. However, this is the exact time of year that the Washoe County Community Services Department is reminding residents to prepare for localized seasonal flooding

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Winter Flooding and Mercury Levels

Winter Flooding and Mercury Levels

Does winter flooding influence mercury levels at UNR’s Main Station Farm? Soil samples taken from the Main Station Farm show that mercury concentrations are low and pose no threat to plants, animals or humans.

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