Tallgrass Prairie Center


Learn about Your County's Program

Blazing stars adjacent to a roadside

Discover Iowa's Native Roadsides


Does your county have a roadside program? Check out this map to find out more. The map below shows what department each roadside manager is located in.


Map showing which department each county roadside vegetation manager works in (secondary roads, conservation, or independent, reporting directly to the board of supervisors)


View the Showcase of Native Roadsides to catch a glimpse of the wonderful and important work done by roadside managers and county engineers across the state, or take this Google Voyager tour of roadside locations in Northeast Iowa. Click here to join our quarterly e-newsletter, full of resources for Iowa counties looking to start a roadside program and success stories from those who already have. 


Want more information on the Iowa native plants you can find in our public rights-of-way? Check out the Native Plants Database at the Iowa Living Roadway Trust Fund's website.


For a series of brochures on roadside plantings, mowing, seed storage, and more, click here



Iowa Roadside Management Homepage