OCTOBER 2016

Protecting and restoring 
Iowa's  land, water and wildlife.

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This year's Lawrence & Eula Hagie Heritage Award winner is Dr. Thomas Rosburg of Drake University. The award is given every year to an Iowan who demonstrates extraordinary personal service to Iowa's natural environment. 

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Nov. 11
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Nov. 17
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Nov. 17

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Support INHF with Amazon Smile
Looking for an easy way to help protect and restore Iowa's land, water and wildlife?  Every time you make a purchase on Amazon.com,  you can now support INHF  at no additional cost. The program, Amazon Smile, donates .5% of sales from eligible purchases to a charity of your choice.
Missouri nature preserve with INHF ties dedicated
A rare opportunity to protect a federally endangered and native Iowa bat species pushes INHF beyond state borders. The newly dedicated Sodalis Nature Preserve is providing critical habitat and recreation to all of Hannibal, Missouri's creatures.
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An oasis brought to life
Nestled within the bustling city of Davenport is a 265-acre environmental haven. For over 400 plant species and numerous animals, birds, fish and insects, Nahant Marsh is home. But it hasn't always been the protected oasis it is today.

Women who own farmland in Iowa are invited to apply for one of 15 $200 scholarships available for those attending the 2016 Women Food & Ag Network conference in Nebraska City from Nov. 4-5.
How can we ensure that future flooding in Iowa doesn't devastate our communities? Cedar Rapids residents are asking for reliable, permanent funding for conservation.
Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation President Joe McGovern joined the Grow Siouxland program on KSCJ in Sioux City last week to talk about INHF and the importance of funding the Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund.
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About INHF
Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation is a nonprofit conservation group that works with private landowners and other partners to protect Iowa's land, water and wildlife. Since its founding in 1979, INHF has helped protect more than 145,000 acres of Iowa's natural resources.