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Join our Be a Force for Nature campaign

Iowans share why nature is important to them.

Erin Payne-Christiansen
Hike It Baby - Iowa City

Rob Sand
Iowa State Auditor

Claudia and Lucy McGehee
Illustrator-Author, and Student

Shannon Mitchell
Meskwaki Nation

How will you be a force for nature?

Advancing biodiversity in eastern Iowa by protecting resilient
landscapes and connecting people to nature.​


• Sustain a high level of stewardship 
• Inspire a community of people to become advocates for nature
• Identify and prioritize critical land to protect in eastern Iowa
• Identify and protect more populations of special concern, threatened, and endangered species
• Establish ourselves as a leader in natural resource service and instruction

Save more land… forever.
Protect your land from urban development and keep Iowa beautiful all while receiving tax benefits.

Your donation goes to work right here in Johnson and surrounding counties saving wetlands, prairies, woodlands, and savannas.

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