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Stories Tagged "parks"

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Iowa's Natural Heritage (Full Program) (#316)

posted on January 15, 2010 at 1:53 PM

Iowa's Natural Heritage (Full Program) (#316)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal explores Iowa's role in the preservation and conservation of the state's and the nation's natural heritage. 27:47 Read More »

Iowa's Natural Heritage (#312)

posted on November 27, 2009 at 5:18 PM

Iowa's Natural Heritage (#312)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal looks at some very special natural places in Iowa. 28:46 Read More »

Pappajohn Sculpture Garden in Des Moines, Iowa (#310)

posted on November 13, 2009 at 12:27 PM

Pappajohn Sculpture Garden in Des Moines, Iowa  (#310)
The Iowa Journal strolls through the Des Moines Pappajohn Sculpture Park. 04:16 Read More »

Iowa's Natural Heritage (Full Program) (#305)

posted on October 9, 2009 at 7:44 PM

Iowa's Natural Heritage (Full Program) (#305)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal explores Iowa's role in the preservation and conservation of the state's and the nation's natural heritage. 28:46 Read More »

Early Iowa Naturalists | Iowa's Natural Heritage (#305)

posted on October 9, 2009 at 1:39 PM

Early Iowa Naturalists | Iowa's Natural Heritage (#305)
Meet some early Iowa naturalists who helped changed Iowa's and the nation's landscape. 05:00 Read More »

Iowa's Natural Heritage: The Loess Hills (#305)

posted on October 9, 2009 at 1:39 PM

Iowa's Natural Heritage: The Loess Hills   (#305)
Dan Kaercher travels the Loess Hills in western Iowa and learns what people are doing to save the unusual topographical formation there. 10:14 Read More »

Iowa's Natural Heritage: Iowa Lakeside Lab: Okoboji (#305)

posted on October 9, 2009 at 1:39 PM

Iowa's Natural Heritage: Iowa Lakeside Lab: Okoboji (#305)
Iowa Journal visits Lakeside Lab on West Lake Okoboji. Founded in 1909 to teach students about “nature in nature,” Lakeside Lab offers opportunities students can’t find anywhere else. 10:23 Read More »

Iowa's Natural Heritage (Extended Version) (#305)

posted on October 9, 2009 at 1:20 PM

Iowa's Natural Heritage (Extended Version) (#305)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal explores Iowa's role in the preservation and conservation of the state's and the nation's natural heritage. 57:46 Read More »

Discussion of Iowa's Natural Heritage (#305)

posted on October 8, 2009 at 7:37 PM

Discussion of Iowa's Natural Heritage  (#305)
The Iowa Journal explores Iowa's role in the preservation and conservation of the state's and the nation's natural heritage. 27:46 Read More »

TV Producer Dayton Duncan - Historian from Iowa (#1617)

posted on December 19, 2008 at 5:46 PM

TV Producer Dayton Duncan - Historian from Iowa  (#1617)
In 2006, Dayton Duncan, historian, documentarian, and politico, visited the Iowa Public Television studios. In this clip, he speaks with Morgan Halgren about his love of history, Lewis & Clark, and National Parks. 09:18 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 »

1921 Boy Scouts' Adventure to Yellowstone (#214)

posted on November 19, 2008 at 5:52 PM

1921 Boy Scouts' Adventure to Yellowstone (#214)
In 1921, boy scouts from Clinton, Iowa had a big adventure - a road trip in Model T's to Yellowstone National Park. They were heralded as heros, winding through mountains on dirt roads, splashing through rivers without bridges, and even meeting... 09:42 Read More »

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