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Reiman Gardens at Iowa State University
Jun 5, 2014 | 00:06:59

Reiman Gardens in Ames is part of Iowa State's mission to educate students in horticulture. In addition to extensive garden areas, the popular butterf...

Emerald ash borer invades Iowa
Jun 5, 2014 | 00:04:02

The emerald ash borer is spreading across the state of Iowa, feeding on ash trees and killing them as a result. The Iowa Department of Natural Resourc...

Water quality successes
Jun 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...

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...