Iowa’s Wetlands: Who Will Pay for Preservation?

Date
2015-08-12
Authors
Herriges, Joseph
Kling, Catherine
Kling, Catherine
Major Professor
Advisor
Committee Member
Journal Title
Journal ISSN
Volume Title
Publisher
Altmetrics
Authors
Research Projects
Organizational Units
Journal Issue
Journal Issue
Series
Department
Center for Agricultural and Rural Development
Abstract

It is estimated that before the 1750s, Iowa had around 2.3 million acres of wetlands. Today, Iowa has about 35,000 acres, with over 98 percent of the original wetlands converted to other uses—primarily agricultural production.

Comments
Description
Keywords
Citation
DOI
Source
Collections