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Local Idaho ag officials: Don't blame cows for nitrate Idaho ag officials: Don't blame cows for nitrate
Irene Nautch, the DEQ's drinking water protection coordinator in Twin Falls, said agriculture is one source of nitrates in groundwater, along with seepage from private septic systems and lawn and garden fertilizers.
Local Interior official to visit NIFC in Boise
Mike Connor will meet with leaders of the federal interagency fire team to get an update on current wildfires, the cost of fighting wild land fires and the changing climate.