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environmentTools for Survival: Animal Adaptation

Investigate the many ways in which animals are specialized for their environment, including examples of animals with camouflage, body armor, headgear, and feeding adaptations.

Northeast Iowa Cold Air Community

Found only in northeast Iowa, this algific (cold-producing) community is the only remaining habitat of the Ice Age snail and flora of the Pleistocene Ice Age.

Who's Living Room is it? Humans and Habitat Loss

Learn about the impact of humans on animal life in North America and Iowa and on our vanishing wilderness.


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Campus memories
Iowa's rural schools

People of the world
Rocks, fossils, minerals
Other nature exhibits

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