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Strategically planted thickets and shelter belts, tall grass prairie and cattails surrounding restored wetlands are perfect habitat for wildlife and also a good way to utilize ground not really suited to growing crops. February 25, 2017

Conservation: we can all do our part

By Steve Weisman What a crazy winter we have had. Unfortunately, I don’t think

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Adults and kids enjoyed decorating the drab sidewalks with colorful artwork.  February 24, 2017

Where land and water meet

By Steve Weisman Another year has flown by. That seems to happen more and more the

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FC February 14, 2017

Iowa Great Lakes Fishing Club Sends Letter to All Legislators...

Editor’s note: The following is a letter to all Iowa legislators from the Iowa

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bobcat December 21, 2016

Iowa’s Bobcat Expansion

by Clark Schmitz After a wonder full thanksgiving gathering in 2014 I decided to get

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pheasant December 14, 2016

A Closer look at Iowa’s Pheasant Numbers

By Steve Weisman The counts from the DNR’s annual August roadside count are back.

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The Bald Eagle is one of several species likely to be recorded during the Annual Christmas Bird Count. Photo credit: Paul Roisen December 8, 2016

Christmas Bird Counts to be Held

The 117th Sioux City Christmas Bird Count (CBC) will be held on Saturday, December

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(photo by Steve Weisman) Greg Harson, Law Enforcement Supervisor for conservation officers in District 1, visits with members of the IGLFC at the annual fall meeting.  November 14, 2016

Reflections on Iowa Great Lakes Fishing Club’s annual fall meeting

By Steve Weisman On Thursday, November 10, I attended the Iowa Great Lakes Fishing

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1-weisman-roadside-count September 29, 2016

A Closer Look at Iowa’s Pheasant Numbers

By Steve Weisman The counts from the DNR’s annual August roadside count are back.

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Hillview Park to Celebrate 50 Years with Open House Sept...

  Silent Auction Items 1. Deer Run Golf Course, Hinton: 18 holes of golf with

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Weisman-clean-water-panel-2jpg August 18, 2016

Clean Water Panel Discussion

By Steve Weisman The Okoboji Blue Water Festival held on Saturday, August 13 at

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