STORIES

Water quality successes
June 5, 2014 | 00:06:32

Farmers in Iowa are planting the seeds and adopting conservation practices that lead to cleaner water. Small communities recognize many different path...

Iowa Outdoors (#402)
June 5, 2014 | 00:28:46

Visit the bluffs along the Mississippi River in northeast Iowa, where once-endangered peregrine falcons now fly freely in their native habitat, and ex...

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
May 1, 2014 | 00:03:45

Explore some of the exotic plants and interesting displays inside the recognizable domed conservatory, as construction continues on a series of new ou...

Jim Frink: Fungi photographer
May 1, 2014 | 00:06:14

Jim Frink has an eye for something many people wouldn't give a second look. He's spent decades searching for, and photographing, the stunning colors, ...

Tracking shovelnose sturgeon in Iowa waters
May 1, 2014 | 00:05:57

Data on fish migrations for spawning and overall behavior are essential to keeping a healthy population for future generations. Iowa DNR officials are...

Geocachers hunt for hidden treasures
May 1, 2014 | 00:06:58

In just the last decade, a high-tech, outdoor activity called geocaching has grown in popularity in Iowa. It's easy for anyone to get started, and it'...

Iowa Outdoors (#401)
May 1, 2014 | 00:27:43

Join Iowa geocachers for a high-tech game of hide-and-seek. Explore the vast variety of plants and interesting displays inside the Greater Des Moines ...

Iowa Outdoors | Season 4 Preview

On this episode of Iowa Outdoors, go hunting for hidden treasures with geocachers, learn why the DNR is researching shovelnose sturgeon in eastern Iow...

The Season for Snowmobiles

Snow is a welcome sight for those who enjoy the family friendly wintertime activity of snowmobile riding. Conquering the cold landscape of Iowa has th...

Taxidermy Gives Creatures New Life

Iowans young and old use the art of taxidermy to create trophy memories of deer, birds, fish and other animals. It’s a career, hobby and passion that ...