Author Archive | Emily Klein

Pheasants Forever – Provides Critical Funding to Expand Deep River Timber Wildlife Area

  By:  Mark Vavroch, County Conservation Director The Poweshiek County Conservation Board purchased 91 acres of land from Stephen Cranston on June 29.  The property is located east of Deep River, and it lies adjacent to the east side of the Deep River Timber Wildlife Area.  This wildlife area will now encompass over 310 acres […]

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Food Plots for Wildlife – Plan Now

By Mark Vavroch Iowa pheasants have enjoyed a good three-year run of milder winters leading to some of the  highest spring bird numbers since 2008, but that run of good luck can’t last forever. Weather and habitat are keys to bird survival, and over the last eight years Iowa has lost 500,000 acres of CRP […]

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