MB Water Services

Environmental Services:

  • Stream, Pond, Wells and other Water Sampling
  • Stormwater Monitoring
  • Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans
  • Stormwater Notice of Intent Submittals
  • Wastewater and Water Plant Operations
  • Drinking Water Testing
  • Wastewater Testing
  • Trained IOWATER volunteer

Agricultural Services:

  • Nutrient Runoff Reduction
  • Edge-of-Field Monitoring
  • Surface Water Monitoring & Analysis
  • Field Nitrate concentration analysis with Hach strips
    and Deltares App. Research method compared
    to lab analysis
  • Field analysis using Hach Hydrolab; analysis
    of dissolved oxygen, pH, ORP, specific conductance,
    turbidity, nitrate, temperature, depth, barometric
    pressure and others.
  • Trained and certified by the Izaak Walton League in
    physical, chemical and biological analysis of streams.

Notable Accomplishments:

  • Received Cover Crop Champions Grant
    from National Wildlife Federation in 2019

  • Recipient of Cargill Grant for water monitoring
    in secondary education in 1999

  • Volunteer with U.S. Geological Survey,1993-1996
    in monitoring Lake Rathbun and in the National
    Water-Quality Assessment Program, NAWQA, Iowa
    River at Wapello, Iowa

  • Soils erosion cooperative study with a
    epresentative of ISU, Iowa Learning Farm and
    University of Iowa Civil Engineering, measuring
    soil erosion adjacent to cropland and inside
    filterstrip, 2010