Iowa's Geology

When you picture the landscape of Iowa, you might think of lots of flat farmland and a few hills. Actually, Iowa's land has many different areas and features. Did you know there are fossils in Iowa? How about caves? Learn about Iowa's interesting geology and ancient past by virtually exploring various land features and fossilized creatures.

Classroom and Family Activities

And, every good explorer needs a guide to help them learn what they do not know. Explore this Teacher and Family Guide which includes:

  • Iowa Social Studies and Science Core Standards alignments
  • Discussion questions
  • Suggested activities
  • Additional resources

Funding for Find Iowa provided by:

Pella Corporation

Gilchrist Foundation

The Coons Foundation