Welcome to the Iowa Chapter of The Wildlife Society
The Wildlife Society, comprised of professionals, students, and
laypersons committed to wildlife research, education, and conservation, was founded
in 1937 as an international, nonprofit organization. There are 7 North American
regions. Within each region are numerous chapters - at both state and university
levels. For more detailed information regarding the origins of TWS, please refer
to the national site.
NRCS welcomes comments on conservation practices
The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is welcoming comments on proposed changes to their National Handbook of Conservation Practices, many of which benefit wildlife. See below for the full story.
Goats as a habitat management tool
The Iowa DNR grazes goats to control unwanted vegetation on a Wildlife Management Area. See the link below for the full story. Image courtesy of Washington State University.