Water, Prairies, and Climate Change: Iowa’s Environment in Historical Perspective

An Obermann Conversation featuring Connie Mutel and Chuck Connerly

Iowa has been called the most radically transformed environment in the U.S. How has this transformation affected Iowa, the Midwest, and beyond? What will the future bring as climate change influences Iowa? How has Iowa contributed to climate change? Author Connie Mutel and UI School of Urban and Regional Planning Director Chuck Connerly talk about their mutual interest in the history and future of Iowa’s environment and its connections to global climate change.

November 8, 2016, 4:00–5:00 p.m., Old Capitol Museum, Senate Chamber, University of Iowa

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
Old Capitol Museum, Senate Chamber
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52241