Tallgrass Prairie Center

Results of County Surveys

The report Managing Iowa's Rights-of-Way: A Survey of County Engineers and Roadside Vegetation Managers includes information on:          

  • County approaches to managing native plants, and preventing and managing invasive plant species
  • Influential factors in implementing roadside management strategies
  • Perceived benefits and barriers to using native plants in roadsides

The report Managing Iowa's Rights-of-Way: A Survey of County Administrators includes information on:

  • Priority areas for county conservation board directors and chairs of the county boards of supervisors
  • Influential factors in implementing roadside management strategies
  • Perceived benefits and barriers to using native plants in roadsides
  • Factors that lead to the hiring of a roadside vegetation manager