runoff http://wkms.org en the morning cram [heroes, in the real world they got bad teeth, a bald spot, and a beer gut edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-heroes-real-world-they-got-bad-teeth-bald-spot-and-beer-gut-edition <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: 19px; ">&quot;I learned that the hard way. ... Wearing a bicycle helmet and having the air vents across the top and not thinking to put sunscreen on the top of your head ... you wind up with what I called a sort of geometrically pleasing &mdash; if sort of disturbing-looking &mdash; sunburn.&quot;</span></p> Fri, 04 May 2012 15:20:30 +0000 Gary Pitts 17860 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [heroes, in the real world they got bad teeth, a bald spot, and a beer gut edition] Kentucky Division of Water Seeks Public Comment on Runoff Report http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-division-water-seeks-public-comment-runoff-report <p>The Kentucky Division of Water is seeking public comment on a new plan for runoff water pollution. The agency says runoff pollution is the leading contributor to water pollution in Kentucky. It happens when water runs across land and carries sediment, nutrients, pesticides, heavy metals and waste from animals and humans into streams, rivers and groundwater. Officials are accepting comment through the end of the month. You can find a link to the plan <a href="http://water.ky.gov/Pages/PublicNotices.aspx">here</a>.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 04 May 2012 13:10:52 +0000 Associated Press 17851 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Division of Water Seeks Public Comment on Runoff Report Kentucky Watershed Watch Program Changing Testing Procedures http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-watershed-watch-program-changing-testing-procedures <p>For the first time since 2005, the Kentucky Watershed Watch Program is changing the tests it conducts on rivers, lakes and streams.&nbsp; Throughout the year, the program&rsquo;s 12 hundred volunteers take samples, giving the state a better feel for the quality of its surface water.&nbsp; Joanna Palmer with the Watershed Watch Office says they&rsquo;re now teaching new methods to volunteers...</p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 21:16:01 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 17717 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Watershed Watch Program Changing Testing Procedures