MAY. 31, 2017
Folded into the far reaches of northeast Iowa, Heritage Valley lingers in the minds of those who visit. The Allamakee County property is as magnificent as it is vast, as wild as it is richly diverse.
JUL. 31, 2015
An Iowa DNR member presents on a plant species to an attentive volunteer. (Photo by Jessica Rilling)
As I reflect back on our summer seed harvest on July 9 up and around Heritage Valley in northeast Iowa, I think to myself “What a great day!” But I think that I say that a lot—so this time I'll do my best to answer WHY it was so great.
INHF blufflands director Brian Fankhauser points out plant species to a volunteer. (Photo by Jessica Rilling)
First off, we got to be outside durin