Get Involved


Friends of the Iowa River promotes the enjoyment, protection, and improvement of the Iowa River. Below, you will find information on different ways to get involved.


ENJOY the Iowa River

The Iowa River watershed has many unique and beautiful features, and there is no shortage of opportunities to enjoy the river first hand. Follow the links below to learn more about recreation in the Iowa River watershed.


PROTECT the Iowa River

Everyone has a role to play in protecting the Iowa River and its tributaries & lakes. Learn more about what you can do at home, work, or anywhere within the Iowa River watershed.


IMPROVE the Iowa River

There are many groups dedicated to improving water quality, enhancing recreational opportunities, and promoting conservation-based land management practices throughout the Iowa River Watershed. Learn more about how to get involved in these groups… or how to start your own!