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Blank Park Zoo

Open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Articles and Updates

Check below for articles and updates on hunting, conservation, bald eagles, and switching to non-lead.

Can Hunters and Activists Team Up to Phase Out Lead Bullets?

USGS - Lead Poisoning in Wild Birds

Lead Contamination in Wildlife

Environmentally Friendly Hunting

Making a Difference in the Fight Against Lead Poisoning in Iowa's Wildlife

 

UPCOMING EVENT

MAXIMIZING PERFORMANCE AND CONSERVATION WITH NON-LEAD AMMUNITION

Iowa Hunters are continuing their conservation heritage with the use of non-lead ammunition. This practice ensures maximum performance as well as healthy habitats and wildlife populations.

AUGUST 29TH
6:30-7:30 PM

The Des Moines Chapter House of the Izaak Walton League
4343 George Flagg Parkway, Des Moines, IA

Join us to learn about the North American Non-Lead Partnership (NANP), a coalition encouraging hunters to choose non-lead ammo by sharing factual information and developing partnerships.

Speakers - NANP Co-Founders:
Leland Brown: Non-lead Coordinator; Oregon Zoo
Chris Parish: Director of Global Conservation; The Peregrine Fund

Door Prizes: 50 Sporting-Goods Store Gift Cards Light refreshments will be served.

Presented by Iowa Hunters: Leading the Way

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