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Upcoming Events

This event has been cancelled: Sunday, August 28, Mushroom Foray at Nine Eagles State Park.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Several For Land's Sake! Events: 1. 7:00 PM, Thursday, August 25. Tour of Bob and Heidi Myers' prairie reconstruction in Jefferson Township, Madison County. This is an excellent opportunity to see a small acreage-sized prairie project. The decision-making process about how to use a residential landscape with native plants will be one area that many members have wanted to explore. Bob and Heidi are enthusiastic, engaging, and quite knowledgeable. Dress for the weather, bring water and questions! Directions: 1525 Old Portland Road. Off 169 north of Winterset, turn east on 148th Street. It will tee into Old Portland after about 2 miles. Turn right to 1525. Parking along the driveway edge. Mobility needs? Let Nancy (462-1142) know and a 4-wheeler will be on site.------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2. Monday, August 29, 6:30 PM. Ben Johnson farm in cooperation with Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation. The Johnsons have put a conservation easement on part of their 133 acre farm between Earlham and Dexter. Tour will be led by Ben. Representatives of INHF will be present. The above FLS! tours will be held rain or shine, wih the exception of severe weather. Dress for the weather. We will make every attempt to accommodate those whose mobility is compromised for the terrain to be covered. Please contact Nancy Forrest at 462-1142 if you have questions or want to confirm transportation.

Next SIOSA board meeting

Thursday, August 4. Time and place to be announced.

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Welcome to the website of The Southern Iowa Oak Savanna Alliance (SIOSA). We are a non profit organization involved in the preservation and conservation of Iowa’s oak savanna and prairie ecosystem.

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CANCELLED: The MUSHROOM FORAY AT NINE EAGLES STATE PARK, DECATUR COUNTY has been cancelled.