Iowa DNR / Iowa DNR

An Iowa agency is reminding boaters and paddlers to help prevent aquatic hitchhikers from moving to new places in the state.

Signing the Black Hawk Treaty

May 27, 2017

Mississippi Rising Again

May 25, 2017
National Weather Service

Thanks to heavy rain upstream in recent weeks, minor to moderate flooding is now predicted for the Mississippi River.


Apollo, Gemini, and Mercury are now part of a multi-year study of eagles in the midwest. Tuesday morning tracking devices were attached to the three eaglets from the nest near the Arconic plant in Riverdale.

My Big Green Wedding

May 20, 2017

Iowa and the QCs on the Road to the Civil War

May 13, 2017

The Rain Barrel Ripple Effect

May 6, 2017

National Weather Service

The Mississippi River is only expected to reach flood stage in the Quad Cities this week, but downstream some areas are bracing for what could be major flooding. And climate change could be a factor.

Rising Rivers

May 1, 2017

Thanks to weekend storms, the Mississippi River and other rivers in this area are rising.

"Coming to Peace" Book Reading

Apr 29, 2017