$2 Million for Rivers!

The Iowa Legislature adjourned the 2014 Legislative Session last Friday, May 2nd. At the final gavel, the Iowa Senate and House approved a $2 million Rebuild Iowa Infrastructure Fund (RIIF) appropriation for the Iowa DNR’s Low-Head Dam Mitigation and Water Trails Program. This is a $1 million increase from the … Read MoreRead More

IRR Wins Environmental Impact Award

Iowa Rivers Revival has been recognized with a 2014 Environmental Impact Award for our work in developing and delivering the Master River Stewards Program.  The MRSP was created to educate and help raise awareness about river and water quality Issues.  The MRSP is a comprehensive river course that focuses on … Read MoreRead More

Decorah Named “River Town of the Year”

Decorah Named “River Town of the Year” Decorah, Iowa.   Iowa Rivers Revival, a group that advocates for rivers, has named Decorah as “River Town of the Year” in recognition of efforts by the city and its many partners to make the Upper Iowa River the heart and soul of the … Read MoreRead More

Great turnout for IRR’s annual Legislative Reception

100 people attended Monday night’s legislative reception, including a bi-partisan representation of 38 Iowa legislators. We are encouraged by the increasing number of legislators who are taking the time to attend and learn more about protecting and improving Iowa’s rivers.  Visit our website for a list of legislators who attended. Supporters, … Read MoreRead More

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