Developing a pocket guide book to the mammals of Iowa for biodiversity and conservation education

Project






Principal Investigator:

Adam Janke

Student Investigator:

 

Collaborators:

Mike Rentz, Iowa State University

Stephanie Shepherd and Vince Evelsizer, Iowa DNR

Duration:

January 2017 to December 2017

Funding Source(s):

Iowa Department of Natural Resources, REAP CEP and Diversity Program

 


Goals and Objectives:


Develop a comprehensive guide book to convey the basic life history and identification of native mammals of Iowa for use by conservation educators and professionals.


 


Progress:


Work on graphic design and individual species accounts has commenced and is proceeding on schedule for December 2017 release of the electronic version of the guidebook.


 


Future Plans:


Work will continue throughout the year on the development of the book and initial printings for promotion and electronic distribution to educators.


 


 

Duration: 
01/15/2017 to 12/31/2017