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Henderson--Kirk (CEEE Staff)

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1 Iowa's county roadside managers to pick up $225,000 worth of native seeds at UNI April 14, 15
Public Relations News Release 2009:392, p.1
4/12/2010 Representatives from 45 Iowa counties will be at the campus to pick up their share of a $225,000 prairie grass and wildflower seed purchase, which is enough seed to provide beautification and maintenance reduction for more than 1,000 acres.
2 Iowa's county roadside managers to pick up $200,000 worth of native seeds at UNI May 5, 6
Public Relations News Release 2008:513, p.1
5/1/2009 Representatives from 41 Iowa counties will pick up 20,000 pounds of native seeds from the Tallgrass Prairie Center. This is the 12th year the program has received this Transportation Enhancement Program funding from the Iowa Department of Transportation.
3 Iowa's county roadside managers to pick up $200,000 worth of native seeds at UNI May 7, 8
Public Relations News Release 2007:665, p.1
5/6/2008 This is the 11th year the county roadside managers will use the seed--a mix of 48 prairie grasses and wildflowers--for beautification, habitat restoration and creation, erosion control and weed control.
4 Iowa's county roadside managers to pick up $200,000 worth of native seeds at UNI April 17, 18
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/12/2007 Representatives from 50 Iowa counties will be picking up their shares of a $200,000 prairie grass and wildflower seed purchase April 17 and 18.
5 Gov. conference at CEEE
Northern Iowan 101:58, p.3
6/24/2005 Governor's Conference on Environmental Education makes stop at UNI.
6 UNI to co-sponsor 18th Annual Roadside Conference in Harlan Oct. 7-8
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
10/1/2004 Conference is titled "Roadside Management and Mulch More"; will discuss effective seeding practices for ditches.
7 World-renowned traveler to speak at UNI about Artic National Wildlife Refuge
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
2/18/2004 Bill Mohrwinkel will speak on Monday, February 23, as a guest of UNI's National Roadside Vegetation Center.
8 Native Roadside Vegetation Center at UNI to be dedicated Friday, Aug. 29
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
8/22/2003 The funding for the center was provided by a federal appropriation and the University matched the appropriation with 35 acres of land.
9 UNI state fair booth profiles university alumni
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
8/1/2003 UNI state fair events are given.
10 Roadside vegetation program transforms ditches from simple drainage to beautiful scenery
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.2
7/7/2003 IRVM program plants prairie grass and wildflowers in roadside ditches.
11 Center making Iowa roadsides traveler-friendly
Petersen--Zachory (Student--2001-2003)
Northern Iowan 99:37, p.9
2/18/2003 Native Roadside Vegetation Enhancement Center focuses on reducing spraying and mowing to create beautiful roadside scenes; photo.
12 UNI state fair booth profiles university alumni
Public Relations News Release 2002:30, p.1
8/7/2002 UNI faculty and staff will be involved in varied events at the Iowa State Fair; UNI will also display their new booth in the Varied Industries Building.
13 Profile: Kirk Henderson
Campus News Network 12:17, p.2
4/23/2002 Profile of Kirk Henderson, manager of the Roadside Management Program for the Native Roadside Vegetation Enhancement Center; photo.
14 UNI to host the Iowa Prairie Conference
Public Relations News Release 2001:18, p.1
7/13/2001 The conference is entitled "The Prairie Puzzle" and will be held Saturday, July 21, 2001.
15 Native roadside vegetation gains international attention
Northern Iowan 97:40, p.4
2/23/2001 Chinese official comes to UNI to discuss solutions for roadside erosion with members of the UNI Native Roadside Vegetation Center.
16 Creating prairies for tomorrow
Northern Iowa Today 83:1, p.12
1/1/1999 $760,000 in federal funds will be used to design and construct Native Roadside Vegetation Enhancement Center on campus; history of program at UNI; photo.
17 Kirk Henderson
Campus News Network 9:3, p.Insert 1
9/14/1998 Presented information on UNI's roadside management program at conference and was invited to be panelist for session on roadside wildflower plantings.
18 Turning ditches into native Iowa prairies
Public Relations News Release 1997:5, p.1
8/21/1997 Kirk Henderson, UNI Roadside Office, educated two hundred people on using Iowa's ditches for planting native plants and flowers at recent conference.
19 Making the Landscape a Little Brighter
Public Relations News Release 1994:337, p.1
3/20/1995 Prairie species are being planted along Iowa highways.
20 Eighth annual University of Northern Iowa co-sponsored Roadside Conference to be held August 11-12
Public Relations News Release 1993:675, p.1
8/2/1994 Paul Christiansen, Richard Pope, William Pusateri, Steve Holland, Jim Wooley, Jim Spring, and Mark Boswell will speak at the annual roadside conference.
21 Sources
Public Relations News Release 0:439, p.1
3/28/1994 Topics for discussion this week include; tornadoes, and roadside burning, other preparations underway.
22 Kirk Henderson
Campus News Network 4:6, p.2
11/8/1993 Kirk Henderson was presented the Grassroots Conservationist Award from Iowa Sierra Club.
23 Sierra Club recognizes three local environmental leaders
Northern Iowan 90:19, p.4
11/2/1993 Kirk Henderson, Daryl Smith, and John R. Miller honored.
24 7th annual UNI Roadside Conference---August 19 and 20
Public Relations News Release 1992:771, p.1
7/28/1993 University of Northern Iowa Roadside Conference to be held in Fayette. Paul Gruchow, Jon Steege, Pauline Drobney, Steve Holland, and Ole Skaar will address the group.
25 Fires that bring new life.
Public Relations News Release 1992:604, p.1
5/3/1993 Kirk Henderson examines the positive effects of burning road ditches.
26 Materialistic values.
Public Relations News Release 1992:540, p.1
4/19/1993 Kirk Henderson explains the advantages of planting indigenous prairie vegetation along Iowa's highways.
27 Prairie rising from ashes along county roads
Public Relations News Release 1992:546, p.1
4/15/1993 Prairie plants not only survive fire, they are often invigorated by it, according to Kirk Henderson.
28 A ground breaking operation.
Public Relations News Release 1992:49, p.1
9/14/1992 Kirk Henderson is heading a state-wide program to replace grass along county roads with wild flowers and plants.
29 University of Northern Iowa sponsoring Roadside Conference in Ames
Public Relations News Release 1992:1, p.1
8/17/1992 Speakers at the Roadside Conference include; Bonnie Harper-Lore, Harlow Landphair, K.A. Connelly, Lyle Laartz, and Jock Ingles.
30 Fifth annual roadside vegetation management conference to be held Thursday and Friday (September 26-27) at University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1991:82, p.1
9/23/1991 People from Canada, the Midwest, and Iowa will gather at UNI to discuss roadside management.
31 UNI Conservation Club to hold recycling day; 'our trash is our legacy'
Putze--Aaron A. (Class of 1993)
Northern Iowan 87:19, p.4
11/6/1990 Recycling Day will be held November 30.
32 University of Northern Iowa gives 100 students on-the-job experience through spring co-op placements.
Public Relations News Release 1989:398, p.1
2/13/1990 List of those participating in the program and their hometown. Also listed is the position, firm and town the individual is placed.

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