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Museum X: Changing Landscapes: Iowa Tallgrass Prairie – Then, Now & Where It’s Going

Event Details

March 19, 2024 6:00 PM — March 19, 2024 8:00 PM
Location: National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
350 E 3rd St
Dubuque, IA 52001
Contact Name: Danelle Schroeder
Email: dschroeder@rivermuseum.org
Phone: 5635579545
Website: https://www.rivermuseum.org/events/changing-landscapes-iowa-tallgrass-prairie-then-now-where-its-going

Event Description

Join us for an informative program with our Conservation Program Manager, Codi Sharkey, as she unravels the captivating history of Iowa’s most treasured ecosystem, the tallgrass prairie. Discover how this landscape laid the foundation for our fertile rich lands, the following destruction, what is left and what we can do to replenish this diminishing ecosystem.

Following the presentation, Codi will lead a tour of our Greenhouse, providing a closer look to our conservation efforts.

The two-hour program will take place in the MRC Journey Theater and will commence at the Greenhouse.

Members: Free
Non-members: $10