to Nicholas Johnson's Coralville Rain Forest Web Site
Gomers of 2005: What's Gone Wrong This Year
December 31, 2005
[Note: This material is copyright by The Gazette, and is reproduced here as a matter of "fair use" for non-commercial, educational purposes only. Any other use may require the prior approval of The Gazette.]2006 might be the last gasp
RAINY DAYS FOR RAIN FOREST: The Environmental Project marked time for yet another year. No new funding was announced, and years of planning for a Coralville site may be wasted as project leaders consider other communities for the indoor rain forest. The goodwill this project once enjoyed is eroding, too, and 2006 might be the last gasp for what could have been (still could be?) Iowa’s boldest tourism and research project.