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Cloud seeding opponents in North Dakota circulate petition
8/7/2017 12:00:00 AM



CATEGORIES:
Society & Public Health
AFFECTED AREAS:
Hettinger County, ND

Start Date: 8/5/2017 -  
Farmers and ranchers in Hettinger County were circulating a petition in favor of ending a weather modification program statewide. Given the drought, opponents of cloud seeding distrust the practice and would prefer natural rainfall. Residents of Hettinger County suspect that cloud seeding in Bowman County is affecting precipitation in Hettinger County. The Bismarck Tribune (N.D.), Aug. 5, 2017
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