Land Between Two Rivers
The Nishnabotna River: Part 2 (#104)
The Glenwood archaeological site is visited as well as the Riverton Preserve Wetland area where a variety of migrating waterfowl stop to rest. A survey is also taken of plant and animal species of the past and present. [29 minutes]
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Series Description: LAND BETWEEN TWO RIVERS: PART 1 is a geological and natural history of Iowa which focuses on four major rivers in the state: the Des Moines, the Upper Iowa, the Nishnabotna and the Little Sioux. The commentary of geologists, naturalists and other specialists provides information about glacial activity, the areas' early inhabitants and the impact of modern civilization on the environment.
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