A campaign to create local food farms

Ten Iowa cities with 10 permanent food farms in 10 years. That’s the ambitious goal of Circle Our Cities, a campaign by the accredited Sustainable Iowa Land Trust (SILT).

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Sustainable Iowa Land Trust’s 10-year Circle Our Cities campaign aims to protect 10 farms to grow food near 10 Iowa cities. (Sustainable Iowa Land Trust)
August 12, 2022
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Protecting land and the water that flows from it

August is National Water Quality Month, an opportunity to remind oneself of the essential role water plays in the survival of life on Earth.

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The Choptank Wetlands Preserve on the Choptank River in Easton, Md. (Photo by Matt Rath, Chesapeake Bay Program)
August 09, 2022
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Revamped reconciliation bill would invest in natural climate solutions

Investing in voluntary private land conservation will have benefits both to America’s communities and achieving our nation’s climate goals.

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Image by Alain Audet from Pixabay
August 02, 2022
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