Charles Fishman http://iowapublicradio.org en Thirsty Iowa - The State of Our Water Supply http://iowapublicradio.org/post/thirsty-iowa-state-our-water-supply <p>Water, it’s there when you turn on the faucet, or the sprinkler, it’s in the plastic bottles at the convenience store and washes away down the storm sewers when it rains.&nbsp; On today's Talk of Iowa, we give this life giving substance some of the thought it deserves with Charles Fishman, best-selling author of “The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water."</p><p>Also, UI assistant professor and researcher, Craig Just, joins us to talk about an effort to monitor river runoff by attaching sensors to river mussels.</p><p></p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 17:52:43 +0000 Charity Nebbe 15973 at http://iowapublicradio.org Thirsty Iowa - The State of Our Water Supply