Welcome to the Iowa Chapter of The Wildlife Society
The Wildlife Society, comprised of professionals, students, and
laypersons committed to wildlife research, education, and conservation, was founded
in 1937 as an international, nonprofit organization. There are 7 North American
regions. Within each region are numerous chapters - at both state and university
levels. For more detailed information regarding the origins of TWS, please refer
to the national site.
Duck Stamp price increase becomes law
President Barack Obama signed a bill into to law that increases the price of the Federal Duck Stamp. Click the link for the full story.
Monarch as an Endangered Species?
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will conduct a status review of the Monarch butterfly to see if it deserves Endangered Species status. Click the link for the full story.