Environmental Education

[caption id="attachment_476" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Funding Provided By Safe Routes to School Program"][/caption]Northeast Iowa Resource Conservation and Development partnered with 34 schools from 13 school districts in Allamakee, Clayton, Fayette, Howard, and Winneshiek counties during the 2008-2009 school year to gather baseline data on:current attitudes and...

[caption id="attachment_2088" align="alignleft" width="400" caption="Restored Clermont Painted Stage Curtain"][/caption]The Mission of the CHS is to preserve local historical treasures by discovering, collecting and preserving them. The CHS members volunteered their time, conducting private fund raising and assisting as needed with the project. The fourteen members...

The project provides summer interns and partners with institutes of higher learning to provide meaningful work study opportunities. These college internships create connections between young adults and their rural communities by providing professional internship opportunities in Northeast Iowa for Northeast Iowa students. In each instance...

The Upper Iowa River Watershed has been recognized on local, state and national levels as an important natural and economic resource. Recognizing the importance of water quality in this sensitive watershed, local agencies, organization and landowners united to form the Upper Iowa River Watershed Alliance....

Northeast Iowa RC&D has been a leader in regional environmental education for over 15 years. The RC&D helped start several successful education programs including the Environmental College for Young Leaders [Discovery Camps] at Luther College, the Lull's Park Environmental Haven and the Upper Iowa Valley...