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Land donors to be honored during reception in Des Moines

  • 2/26/2019 11:45:00 AM
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DES MOINES – More than 5,700 acres of Iowa land in 35 counties with an estimated value of nearly $6.2 million was permanently protected through donations for conservation. 

The donors associated with over 40 donations of land or land value will be recognized during a ceremony on March 12, from 11:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., in the 1st floor rotunda, at the State Capitol, in Des Moines.  Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg are scheduled to attend.

Landowners who are in attendance will be honored individually for their donation. For more information about individual donations, visit the DNR website at