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Iris at Quigley-Slattery Heritage Prairie, Buchanan County

Jessica Rilling

Blog For Tag "conservation easement"

  • The Family Trees

    AUG. 13, 2018

    For more than a century, the Ferguson Timber has given life to an extended family. Now, the family is ensuring its future.

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  • Planting Season

    JUL. 31, 2018

    Cathy Irvine of Benton County donated her land to UNI's Tallgrass Prairie Center to use as a restoration demonstration and future educational spot for UNI students. To ensure its long-term protection, Cathy donated the land to INHF, and INHF transferred the property to UNI with a conservation easement.

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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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  • Return to Wild

    JUN. 6, 2018

    “Iowa" and "mining" are not words commonly associated with one another, at least not anymore. But in some parts of the state, the two have a long history that has left its mark on the natural landscape.

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  • Farm with a Vision

    MAY. 30, 2018

    A central Iowa family is protecting their farm with community, education, restoration and recreation in mind.

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