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A popular bird area near Red Rock Reservoir, once frequented by the late Gladys Black, now bears her name.The Gladys Black Bald Eagle Refuge was officially dedicated in 2004.
In 2003 Eleanor Coster and her family sold the site to the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation at a bargain price to ensure its protection.
(Plenty.)"The Nature Conservancy published a collection of these articles in a 1979 book called Birds of Iowa.
Inspired by popular demand and Black's growing collection of essays, The Nature Conservancy worked with the University of Iowa Press to publish a larger collection of her essays in the 1992 book Iowa Birdlife.
A graduate of Pleasantville High School, Black received her nursing degree from Mercy Hospital in Des Moines in 1930 and later a bachelor of science degree in public health nursing from the University of Minnesota.
She worked as a public health nurse in Clarke County, Iowa, until she met Wayne Black.Even after she stopped writing columns for The Des Moines Register, her writing continued to appear in weekly newspapers in Pleasantville, Knoxville and Pella for years.