Lower Cedar Valley Master Plan

Rochester, IA

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Sustainability Overview:

The Lower Cedar Valley Master Plan serves as a catalyst for floodplain preservation and habitat restoration for more than 450 native plants and over 40 reptiles and amphibians, including the rare Massasauga rattlesnake. The master plan seeks to connect people to nature without damaging the sensitive ecosystem, increase the constituency for conservation, connect with the local community, become Iowa’s premier demonstration site for functional floodplains and showcase a working-lands model for the benefit of conservation and agriculture.

  • CLIENT: The Nature Conservancy
  • COMPLETE: March 2015
  • AWARDS:
    • Central States ASLA - Planning & Analysis - Merit Award - 2017
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