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Dewey Readmore Books - Remembrance (#824)

posted on March 6, 2009 at 2:40 PM

Dewey Readmore Books - Remembrance (#824)
A classic Iowa Public Television story from 1998 remembers Spencer Library Cat, Dewey Readmore Books, now the subject of a best-selling book by Vicki Myron. 03:15 Read More »

Dewey Readmore Books - Original Version (#824)

posted on March 5, 2009 at 6:42 PM

Dewey Readmore Books - Original Version (#824)
Two cats tame their towns. A classic Iowa Public Television story from 1998. Dewey Readmore Books is one of two cats featured in this feature. 06:30 Read More »

John F. Lacey - National Park Conservationist (#1018)

posted on November 24, 2008 at 4:16 PM

John F. Lacey - National Park Conservationist  (#1018)
An introduction to Major John Fletcher Lacey, who in his time, was known far and wide as “the father of the American conservation movement.” 09:10 Read More »

William Temple Hornaday - Iowan who helped save U.S. buffalo from extinction (#427)

posted on November 24, 2008 at 4:15 PM

William Temple Hornaday - Iowan who helped save U.S. buffalo from extinction  (#427)
This 1994 video tells the story of William Temple Hornaday, an American credited with saving the buffalo from extinction. In the late 1800s, Iowa taxidermist William Temple Hornaday used what he learned from his career to save the lives of... 07:00 Read More »

Deer Overpopulation's Effect on Iowa (#108)

posted on November 2, 2007 at 10:19 AM

Is the economic activity the deer population stimulates worth the damage that they cause? With us to sort through that question are two members of the Department of Natural Resources. James Coffey is a wildlife research technician, and Tom... Read More »

Iowa Deer Collisions (#108)

posted on November 2, 2007 at 10:14 AM

Iowa Deer Collisions (#108)
The next time you get in your car you are increasing your chance of hitting a deer. In Iowa you have a 1 in 109 chance of striking a deer. Why is that? We look at the how our driving habits are hurting deer and our cars. Read More »

Iowa Deer Collisions (Full Program) (#108)

posted on October 12, 2007 at 12:00 AM

Iowa Deer Collisions (Full Program) (#108)
Full Program: Iowans are on the road more than ever. More miles mean more chances of hitting a deer on the road. We look at why it appears this is happening more and what we can do to protect ourselves. James Coffey and Tom Litchfield of the Iowa Department of... 27:47 Read More »

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