Every year, REAP funding benefits Iowa’s great outdoors. This fall, a handful of REAP grants were awarded to INHF projects. Many of these projects are adjacent to rivers and waterways, and their protection will help to improve water quality in these areas. The INHF projects that received REAP grants are:
An Oak tree on the Doyle addition in Guthrie County.
Springbrook Wildlife Management Area, Doyle addition Guthrie County $112,725
An added 48 acres of land adjacent to Springbrook State Park and Springbrook Wildlife Management Area, the Doyle addition brings the entire complex up to 1,413 acres of protected land. The area is known for its wildlife habitat and contiguous oak/hickory wood. Continue reading →
For the next six weeks, INHF will be sharing the impact Iowa’s REAP program has in communities throughout the state. The Iowa DNR is hosting regional REAP Assemblies until Nov. 5, local meetings that allow residents to learn more about REAP and play a role in the programs policies and projects.
Appanoose, Lucas, Monroe, Wayne
REAP Assembly – Chariton Oct. 15, 2015 | Open house: 6-6:30 p.m., Assembly: 6:30-8 p.m.
Pin Oak Lodge (45996 Hwy. 14 Chariton, IA 50049) Continue reading →