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Stewardship Day at NSNWR

Published: Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 12:09 p.m. CDT

The Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge is hosting a stewardship activities day in honor of Iowa conservationist J.N. “Ding” Darling from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.

Volunteers will collect prairie seeds in a community effort to restore the tallgrass prairie ecosystem, and a free lunch will be provided by Friends of the NSNWR. To register, call Megan Wandag at (515) 994-3400.

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