Nahant Marsh

Local residents are invited to help plan the future of a large property in Riverdale. Wednesday night Scott Community College will host an open house, with displays and activities, about the 180 acres it shares with Pleasant Valley High School.

A panel of experts from the Pollinator Conference answer questions.

Speaker: Dr. Chip Taylor, Founder and Director of Monarch Watch, Professor, Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas

2015: A Year in Bees

Jul 5, 2016

Speaker: Andrew Joseph, State of Iowa Apiarist, Iowa Dept. of Agriculture and Land Stewardship

Speaker: Tamara Smith, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Speaker: Mike Heller, Agronomist, Office of Design, Iowa Department of Transportation

Speaker: Cody Considine, Restoration Ecologist, Nachusa Grasslands

Speaker: Julia McGuire, Des Moines Backyard Beekeepers

Speaker: Eric Schmechel, Urban Conservationist, Dubuque County Soil and Water Conservation District

Speaker: Andy Parer, City of Rock Island Public Works