Get wild with National Wildlife Week March 17-23!!

Celebrate this wild week by learning about Iowa’s wildlife! Each day the IDNR blogs listed here – Exploring Iowa’s Natural Resources – will feature information about different Iowa wildlife species. Check every day to get Iowa species facts, classroom activities, books lists and MORE! Wildlife Week Blog ScheduleDay 1 (March 17) – MammalsDay 2 (March 18) – […]

Take It Outside Art Contest

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is once again sponsoring an art contest!  This year’s contest will focus on natural places – from prairies and forests to lakes and streams.  Natural places can be public – like national wildlife refuges; state, county and city parks and recreation areas; school grounds. They can be smaller and private […]