A collection of resources provided by the American Planning Association. The City Parks Forum primarily focuses on how healthy parks are effectively able to create prosperous communities.
The goal of the Design Guide is to develop a long-term vision for state park architecture based on excellent architectures in the past and present days.
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources Website demonstrates an Iowa State parks and preserves list.
The Iowa Park and Recreation Association's mission is to support the enhancement of park, recreation and conservation opportunities through education, resource tools and advocacy. A link to their website is provided.
The Iowa Bicycle Coalition builds partnerships, educates Iowans, and helps to establish safe and enjoyable bicycle transportation and recreation networks throughout Iowa.
The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) website provides information about grants, education opportunities, and links to parks and recreation publications.