Iris at Quigley-Slattery Heritage Prairie, Buchanan County

Jessica Rilling


  • Many Hands for the Land

    JAN. 10, 2018

    2017 was an incredible year filled with beautiful places, awesome experiences and amazing people. Volunteer Coordinator Melanie Louis reflects on some of her favorite moments from 2017 and what's ahead in the New Year.

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  • In Case You Missed It: 2017 at INHF

    DEC. 20, 2017

    2017 was a record breaking year for INHF. Take a look back at the biggest moments of the year, and the work ahead for 2018.

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  • Back to the River

    DEC. 19, 2017

    Long ago, Iowa's booming towns were built on rivers. Now, after a hard few decades and steady decline, those same rivers are giving communities new life.

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  • New greenway will connect eight public areas in Dickinson and Osceola counties

    NOV. 29, 2017

    After nearly a decade of coordination, Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation has transferred ownership of 37 miles of corridor slated to become a new trail and greenway system in Dickinson and Osceola counties.

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  • This Land We Love

    NOV. 28, 2017

    In this place, everything is interrelated and the relationships are quite readily apparent. It's astonishing, really, that the whole thing is perpetually in motion, fueled by the sun. Tapping into that sense of interconnectedness, and ultimately of community, has been a great source of brightness in my life.

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