public land http://iowapublicradio.org en The Beauty and Future of Iowa's Parks http://iowapublicradio.org/post/beauty-and-future-iowas-parks <p>Iowa is the second most privately owned state in the U.S., so land preserved on its public parks is particularly special. Today on <em>River to River</em> – &nbsp;the future of Iowa’s parks.</p> Mon, 19 May 2014 19:25:53 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Emily Woodbury 40860 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Beauty and Future of Iowa's Parks Conserving Iowa's Wild Lands http://iowapublicradio.org/post/conserving-iowas-wild-lands <p>Iowa is not known for its wild places, only one state in the nation has a smaller percentage of public land than we do. Members from the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, Iowa Nature Conservancy and Iowa DNR join host Charity Nebbe to discuss what work is being done by conservation organizations in Iowa to preserve our wild places and to create new ones.</p><p></p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 17:08:50 +0000 Charity Nebbe 13855 at http://iowapublicradio.org Conserving Iowa's Wild Lands