OSU conducts Illinois River capacity study in effort to protect river

Posted at 8:02 PM, Aug 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-22 21:02:51-04

The number of people allowed on the Illinois river could soon be changing, according to a new study being conducted by Oklahoma State University.

OSU is conducting a study on the impact of the number of people and boats on the river.

Experts say the study is about finding the balance of protecting the river and letting people use it.

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