Spring Creek at Ft. Defiance State Park, Emmet County
Turin Prairie, Monona County
Cedar Valley Nature Trail
We’ve helped protect over 170,000 acres of Iowa prairies, woodlands, lakes and rivers and blazed the way for Iowa’s trails.
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Four decades of protecting the Iowa you love.
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volunteer hours dedicated to Iowa's land, water and wildlife.
SEP. 18, 2019
INHF is excited to welcome Mikayla Morris as its new communications intern.
AUG. 28, 2019
INHF is excited to welcome Patricia Wright as its new chief financial officer.
Meet INHF's new communications assistant, Genna Clemen.
AUG. 27, 2019
A snapshot of land protection over the last 40 years with INHF.
AUG. 26, 2019
INHF helped establish what is now the Land Trust Alliance (LTA), creating a culture of shared knowledge.
At any given time, INHF is working on 40 different protection, restoration and trail projects. Learn more about what we’re working on:
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Photo: Sylvan Runkel State Preserve by Nathan Houck