Iris at Quigley-Slattery Heritage Prairie, Buchanan County

Jessica Rilling

Blog For Tag "landowners"

  • A Woman's Place

    AUG. 28, 2018

    INHF has worked with landowners across the state to permanently protect Iowa's wild and working lands. Many of these landowners have been — and continue to be — women. While their stories have always been an essential part of ours, stories of women on the land have been historically underrepresented.

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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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  • Iowa landowners to be honored at Capitol

    FEB. 28, 2018

    On Monday, March 5, 46 landowners will be recognized at the Iowa State Capitol for their contributions to conservation efforts in Iowa in 2017. “Gift to Iowa's Future” day is a yearly celebration of private landowners and organizations who made gifts of land, land value or conservation easements. In 2017, these gifts totaled more than $11 million and protected nearly 5,500 acres of land in 32 counties. Thirty-seven of the donors being recognized worked with INHF.

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  • Landowners recognized at Gift to Iowa's Future Day

    APR. 5, 2017

    Landowners gathered at the State Capitol on Wednesday to be recognized for their gifts to conservation in Iowa.

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