INHF vice president and development director Anita O’Gara and land stewardship director Erin Van Waus also attended the tours. “The neat thing about the day is that we had a variety of attendees – people who know prairie really well, those that enjoy photography and those that haven’t ever set foot on a prairie,” Van Waus said. “So it was a nice mix of attendees of all ages.” Continue reading
Now and then, an INHF land protection project draws wide enthusiastic support from other nature organizations. Paint Creek Valley is one such project.
This project has sparked both birders and anglers to help encourage donations to protect this property. This is something Anita O’Gara, Vice President and Development Director, sees on only a few projects.
Have you ever stood on a spot in Iowa and thought, “I hope it always stays just as beautiful and natural as this!”? Anita O’Gara, INHF vice president and development director, thought this when she first stood overlooking Turin Prairie. Continue reading