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Green Living in Iowa (Full Program) (#326)

posted on June 9, 2010 at 1:58 PM

Green Living in Iowa (Full Program) (#326)
Full Program: Iowans look at how to build, work, and live in harmony with the earth on this 'Green Living' episode of The Iowa Journal. 27:47 Read More »

Wetlands for Flood Control (Full Program) (#215)

posted on February 5, 2009 at 5:49 PM

Wetlands for Flood Control (Full Program) (#215)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal looks at conservation efforts as a means for helping with flood control. 27:47 Read More »

Discussion: Wetlands for Flood Mitigation (#215)

posted on February 5, 2009 at 5:32 PM

Discussion: Wetlands for Flood Mitigation (#215)
What is the role of wetlands in controlling water run-off, erosion, and flooding? Paul Yeager hosts a discussion with guests Marty Adkins, USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Resources and Jack Riessen, Iowa Department of Natural Resources. 12:00 Read More »

Wetlands as Flood Control? (#215)

posted on February 5, 2009 at 3:40 PM

Wetlands as Flood Control?  (#215)
The Iowa Journal looks at conservation efforts as a means for helping with flood control. 05:00 Read More »

New Vertical Wind Turbine - Installed in Ankeny Iowa (#153)

posted on December 18, 2008 at 5:27 PM

New Vertical Wind Turbine - Installed in Ankeny Iowa (#153)
The IPTV cameras took a few hours to see a 'vertical' wind turbine being installed in Ankeny, Iowa. These turbines can work lower to the ground, and therefore can be built less expensively. 04:42 Read More »

Discussion: Ethanol Policies and Politics (#206)

posted on November 13, 2008 at 5:29 PM

Discussion: Ethanol Policies and Politics  (#206)
Iowa's agricultural economy has been cushioned in recent years by the upstart of dozens of biofuel factories around the state. This Iowa Journal looks at the politics of ethanol. 12:59 Read More »

Ethanol Policies, Subsidies, and Politics - Iowans Take a Look (#206)

posted on November 13, 2008 at 10:39 AM

Ethanol Policies, Subsidies,  and Politics - Iowans Take a Look  (#206)
Iowa's agricultural economy has been cushioned in recent years by the upstart of dozens of biofuel factories around the state. This Iowa Journal looks at the politics of ethanol. 03:02 Read More »

Ethanol and Politics in Iowa (Full Program) (#206)

posted on November 13, 2008 at 10:18 AM

Ethanol and Politics in Iowa (Full Program) (#206)
Full Program: Iowa's agricultural economy has been cushioned in recent years by the upstart of dozens of biofuel factories around the state. This Iowa Journal looks at the politics of ethanol. 27:46 Read More »

Discussion: Storm Water Management - Flood Prevention (#173)

posted on August 27, 2008 at 3:20 PM

Discussion: Storm Water Management - Flood Prevention (#173)
Two-thirds of the water reaching Iowa's landscape goes directly to rivers, streams and lakes often causing flooding the likes of which were seen this summer in much of Iowa. "The Iowa Journal" will explore flood prevention measures, such as... 10:00 Read More »

Storm Water Management - Flood Prevention (Feature) (#173)

posted on August 19, 2008 at 11:31 AM

Storm Water Management - Flood Prevention (Feature) (#173)
Two-thirds of the water reaching Iowa's landscape goes directly to rivers, streams and lakes often causing flooding the likes of which were seen this summer in much of Iowa "The Iowa Journal" will explore flood prevention measures, such as... 05:00 Read More »

What To Do About Trash (Full Program) (#170)

posted on August 1, 2008 at 12:10 PM

What To Do About Trash (Full Program) (#170)
Full Program: Iowa Journal is talking trash – how much stuff Americans have, what happens to it when we’re done with it, and how we can reduce it. 27:47 Read More »

Discussion: What to do with Trash (#170)

posted on July 25, 2008 at 4:15 PM

Iowa Journal looks at the accumulation of possessions Americans buy, sell and horde and what happens to the environment when the stuff is finally thrown out. Read More »

Talking Trash (Feature) (#170)

posted on July 25, 2008 at 4:15 PM

Talking Trash (Feature) (#170)
Americans like stuff: We buy it, sell it, and horde it. We have so much stuff that many of us have to rent storage space outside the home. When one tires of their stuff, it may eventually end up in a landfill. "The Iowa Journal" talks trash. 05:00 Read More »

News Analysis: July 11, 2008 (#167)

posted on July 11, 2008 at 11:35 AM

David Pitt and Paul Yeager discuss new flood clean-up cost estimates and the growth of Iowa's population in the past 7 years. Read More »

Iowa Storms - Floods, Tornadoes, and Aftermath - News Analysis (#164)

posted on June 12, 2008 at 11:21 AM

Iowa Storms - Floods, Tornadoes, and Aftermath - News Analysis (#164)
In the News Analysis segment, David Pitt of the Associated Press updates host Paul Yeager on the aftermath of tornado that killed four Boy Scouts at the Little Sioux Scout Ranch in western Iowa on June 11, 2008. The two also discuss how the... Read More »
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