Official State of Iowa Website Here is how you know

Search for a News Release

Press/Media inquiries:

DNR News Releases

State Preserves Advisory Board meets October 20

  • 10/11/2016 3:30:00 PM
  • View Count 3452
  • Return

The State Preserves Advisory Board of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will meet at 10 a.m., Oct. 20, in the second floor conference room of the Wallace State Office Building, 502 East Ninth Street, in Des Moines.

 The meeting is open to the public.

Members of the State Preserves Advisory Board are Wayne Phipps, Loren Christensen, Leesa McNeil, Kirk Larsen and Barbara Schroeder. The Deputy Director of the DNR is Bruce Trautman.

The following is the Oct. 20 agenda.

  • Approve Agenda
  • Approve Minutes of July Meeting
  • Heendah Hills dedication – discussion of decision by Governor's Office to decline dedication as a state preserve
  • White Pine Hollow State Preserve management plan
  • Gitchie Manitou State Preserve – updates on prairie management and vandalism
  • Wittrock Village State Preserve update
  • Research summary – presentation of Board-funded research and management projects
  • Meeting schedule for 2017
  • General Discussion

A more detailed agenda is available on the Iowa DNR’s website at