landscape http://iowapublicradio.org en Photographing the Heartland http://iowapublicradio.org/post/photographing-heartland <p>For more than 50 years photographer <a href="http://www.davidplowden.com">David Plowden</a> has been capturing images of American and the land he loves most is here in the Midwest. Host Charity Nebbe talks with Plowden about his latest book "Heartland: The Plains and the Prairie."&nbsp;</p><p>Also, <a href="http://www.dennischamberlin.com/">Dennis Chamberlin</a> of Iowa State University's <a href="http://www.jlmc.iastate.edu/">Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication </a>discusses how the field of photojournalism is changing.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 21:33:59 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Dennis Reese 31734 at http://iowapublicradio.org Photographing the Heartland Hot and Dry Weather Hard on Landscapes http://iowapublicradio.org/post/hot-and-dry-weather-hard-landscapes <p> It's been hot and dry in Iowa for weeks, and our landscapes are starting to show signs of stress.&nbsp; On Horticulture Day, Talk of Iowa host Charity Nebbe discusses the difficulties of maintaining our lawns and gardens through the heat.&nbsp; Extension Horticulturist Richard Jauron and ISU Associate Professor of Horticulture Cyndi Haynes offer their expertise and advice.</p><p></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 19:23:57 +0000 Katherine Perkins & Charity Nebbe 28353 at http://iowapublicradio.org Hot and Dry Weather Hard on Landscapes Glaciers And How They Shape Our Landscape http://iowapublicradio.org/post/glaciers-and-how-they-shape-our-landscape <p>Iowa is defined by fertile soil and gently rolling hills that were created millions of years ago during the Pleistocene epoch, though the forces that created Iowa's landscapes ages ago are still at work today in other parts of the world.&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe discusses the power of glaciers with <a href="http://www.ge-at.iastate.edu/people/faculty/neal-iverson/">Neal Iverson</a>, an Iowa State University geologist who will spend part of August <a href="http://www.news.iastate.edu/news/2013/07/09/drumlins">living and working near a glacier in Iceland</a>.&nbsp; Geologist Deborah Quade fro Wed, 17 Jul 2013 17:34:06 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 24142 at http://iowapublicradio.org Glaciers And How They Shape Our Landscape