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  • Northern pike winter research (#408)

    Fish researchers with the Iowa DNR use a hovercraft to navigate the frozen backwaters of the Upper Mississippi River, collecting valuable habitat and movement data on radio-tagged northern pike. 04:58

  • Iowa Outdoors (#408) (#408)

    Full Program: On this winter edition of Iowa Outdoors...Go under the ice on an Iowa lake with some adventurous scuba divers. Learn how DNR researchers are gathering valuable information about northern pike... 26:59

  • Mississippi River aerial photographry (#407)

    Photographer Bob Hurt captures the vivid beauty of the Upper Mississippi River Valley from a plane hundreds of feet above the watery wilderness. 04:40

  • Peregrine falcons return to river cliffs (#402)

    Peregrine falcons prospered for centuries on the Mississippi River cliffs in northeast Iowa before disappearing and almost becoming extinct in the mid-1900s. After years of work by... 06:10

  • Iowa Outdoors (#402) (#402)

    Full Program: Visit the bluffs along the Mississippi River in northeast Iowa, where once-endangered peregrine falcons now fly freely in their native habitat, and explore the beauty of Reiman Gardens, the 17-acre... 28:46

  • 2013 in Review (#3918)

    2013 began in a similar fashion as the year it followed: as lawmakers dealt with a severe case of “electile dysfunction” in Washington. 12:50

  • Peregrine Falcons in the Mississippi River Valley (#1209)

    After DDT pushed peregrine falcons to the brink of extinction, Bob Anderson works to build a population that would once again nest along the upper Mississippi River Valley. The documentary... 26:04

  • Mines of Spain (#305)

    It was once a mineral oasis, where Julien Dubuque settled more than 200 years ago. Now, the scenic Mines of Spain area along the Mississippi River is an outdoor recreation destination and a place... 03:47

  • Hotel Julien Dubuque and Art on the River, Dubuque (#506)

    The Hotel Julien Dubuque offers a rich blend of style, services, and history. And the Art on the River program offers a walkers a unique cultural experience. 06:43

  • Drake Restaurant, Burlington, Iowa (#504)

    From Elk burgers to Lobster Risotto, this restaurant on the Mississippi river in southeast Iowa, has something for everybody’s taste buds. 05:54

  • Iowa's Simple Pleasures (#504) (#504)

    Full Program: Host Dan Kaercher explores Iowa activities and soaks up the limestone bluff views on a river cruise in Iowa Falls, enjoys the tasty food at Mississippi River restaurant The Drake in Burlington,... 28:45

  • Market to Market (June 7, 2013) (#3841)

    Full Program: Rains dampen the Corn Belt yet again, pushing the Mississippi River to flood stage. Senate lawmakers move one step closer to a final vote on the Farm Bill. Persistent drought in Colorado results in... 27:46

  • U.S. Waterways Under Duress (#3831)

    According to the Environmental Protection Agency, more than half of the rivers and streams in the United States are in poor biological health and are not able to support healthy populations of...

  • Market to Market (January 18, 2013) (#3821)

    Full Program: Data reveals the worst drought in half-a-century is intensifying in the Grain Belt. Workers go to great lengths to keep the Mississippi River – and the commerce it supports – flowing. Market... 27:45

  • Market to Market (January 11, 2013) (#3820)

    Full Program: Workers detonate explosives hoping to improve navigation on the Mississippi River. The FDA proposes the most sweeping reforms to food safety rules in more than 70 years. The Agriculture Department... 27:45

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