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Iris at Quigley-Slattery Heritage Prairie, Buchanan County

Jessica Rilling

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  • Important land in Iowa Great Lakes watershed protected by INHF

    JUL. 19, 2018

    An important site just off the northeast shore of Big Spirit Lake has been acquired by Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, with the goal of managing the land in ways that benefit water quality.

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  • Meet INHF's New Mark C. Ackelson Fellow

    JUL. 17, 2018

    INHF is excited to welcome Anna Jordan to the team as our new Mark C. Ackelson Fellow. Anna will work on conservation policy issues in Iowa, including the Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund, the Resource Enhancement and Protection (REAP) program and the Farm Bill.

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  • Bound by the Land

    JUL. 3, 2018

    A shared vision between friends became an opportunity to permanently protect a large complex in Mahaska County.

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  • A Trail Dream Realized

    JUN. 22, 2018

    For the past 13 years, Carlisle has been working to create a trail connecting the city of Carlisle to the Des Moines metro area. Recently, a new piece of the puzzle fell into place with the unveiling of a new, 3.3-mile multi-use trail through the city.

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  • Following Family Wishes

    JUN. 22, 2018

    Gary Hargroves of Monona County had a passion for conservation and owned prairie in the Loess Hills that embodied many of the area's natural features. However, when Gary passed away suddenly, the future of his land became an unknown.

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