Iris at Quigley-Slattery Heritage Prairie, Buchanan County

Jessica Rilling

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  • Missouri nature preserve with INHF ties dedicated

    OCT. 19, 2016

    The City of Hannibal dedicated Sodalis Nature Preserve Oct. 21-22. The 185-acre preserve, protected permanently by a conservation easement held by Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, features recreational trails and important hibernating habitat for an estimated 168,000 federally endangered Indiana bats — approximately one-third of all the Indiana bats in the world.

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  • Drake professor wins INHF's Hagie Heritage Award

    OCT. 14, 2016

    A longtime professor at Drake University will receive a statewide award for his extensive conservation efforts, including giving 1,350 hours of his time to a project aimed at restoring prairies on private land throughout the state. Dr. Thomas Rosburg will receive the 2016 Lawrence and Eula Hagie Heritage Award given by Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation (INHF).

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  • Two new nature areas in Story County

    MAR. 9, 2016

    New Sellberg Prairie and the Ronald “Dick” Jordan Family Wildlife Area in Story County to be presented.

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  • Get your 2016 INHF calendar

    DEC. 1, 2015

    Each year, Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation releases a calendar that highlights Iowa's beautiful, natural landscapes. The 2016 calendars have arrived!

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  • Dinsmores receive first-ever conservation award from INHF

    OCT. 16, 2015

    Jim and Patricia Dinsmore received the Brush of Excellence for their lifetime achievements in conservation and contributions to conserving Iowa's land and water.

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