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Three Mile Lake Renovation  Feb 3 2016, Union County , Three Mile Recreational Area
Three Mile Lake will potentially be drawn down for a renovation
Hiring Seasonal Staff!  Feb 1 2016, Iowa County
Working for Iowa County Conservation is a great opportunity to get experience in the field and work with an excellent team.
Birds, Bugs and Wetlands art exhibit opens in February  Jan 29 2016, Dickinson County , Dickinson County Nature Center
Acrylic paintings of sloughs, found metal sculptures of insects, collages of birds --- Marisa Sidles will display “Birds, Bugs and Wetlands” themed art in the eARTh exhibit area February-April at the Dickinson County Nature Center in Okoboji.
The Heron Newsletter ~ February - April 2016  Jan 25 2016, Clinton County
See what is happening with Clinton County Conservation.
Construction on Cedar Valley Nature Trail  Jan 22 2016, Black Hawk County
Currently the 1st bridge north of the Gilbertville Depot on the Cedar Valley Nature Trail is being replaced.
Monarch Mania Website  Jan 19 2016, Cerro Gordo County , Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
Our “Monarch Mania!” website is up and running!
Hike the Wild kicks off Jan. 26 for 2016 season  Jan 14 2016, Dickinson County
Meet at the Dickinson County Nature Center at 9:30 a.m. and then caravan to the hiking site.
Nature Tots kicks off for 2016  Jan 8 2016, Dickinson County , Dickinson County Nature Center
Free educational entertainment for toddlers is almost non-existent in today’s era, however, that’s exactly what the Dickinson County Nature Center offers with its monthly Nature Playtime for Tots program.
Seasonal Summer Openings  Jan 6 2016, Sioux County
Seasonal Summer positions available with the Sioux County Conservation Board.
Winter Newsletter  Jan 6 2016, Sioux County
Find out what is going on at different County Conservation Areas along with upcoming programs.
Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Report  Dec 29 2015, Linn County
Linn County Conservation Board approves FY 2015 Annual Report
Bald Eagle Recovery in Iowa  Dec 23 2015, Polk County
As little as 30 years ago, bald eagles were a rare sight to see here in Iowa. But our national symbol of freedom is making a dramatic comeback.
Message from the Director: Jump In, the Water is Fine!  Dec 23 2015, Polk County
I grew up "in the water". I was in the creek (pronounced "crick" in my vernacular) catching crawfish, trying to build a dam with rocks and sticks, and letting the cool water flow over my skinny little frame on a hot summer day.
The Latest: Polk County Water & Land Legacy Updates  Dec 23 2015, Polk County
Regular Polk County Water and Land Legacy Updates
New Face at Polk County Conservation  Dec 23 2015, Polk County
Shawn Warren began his employment as a Natural Resources Technician in July.
Jester Park golf course Recognized for Environmental Excellence  Dec 23 2015, Polk County
Jester Park Golf Course has retained its designation as a "Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary" through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses, an Audubon International program.
Many thanks to you!  Dec 23 2015, Polk County
Thank you to our many volunteers who help with a wide range of on-going tasks.
Stewards, Nest Box Monitors and Adopt-A-Park sponsors Needed!  Dec 23 2015, Polk County
Do you have a favorite park, trail or natural area? Do you enjoy watching birds or want to be more involved?
Volunteer Spotlight  Dec 23 2015, Polk County
We would like to shine the spotlight on one of our newest PCC Trail Ambassadors, Tom O’Donnell.
Let's Go Star Trekking  Dec 22 2015, Dickinson County , Dickinson County Nature Center
The annual Quadrantid shower is the perfect subject with which to start the Star Trekking series, because it is the first meteor show of the year, with its peak Jan. 3-4 in 2016.
Current Events  Dec 11 2015, Shelby County
Keep up with current events.
Campgrounds at Otter Creek Lake & Park Closed for Winter  Nov 20 2015, Tama County , Otter Creek Lake & Park
Campgrounds Closed for Winter Season
Lime Creek Conservation Area Trails-Snow Bike Trails  Nov 19 2015, Cerro Gordo County , Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
Lime Creek Conservation Area trails will allow Snow Bikes access to the Quarry Lake Loop and the Wild Turkey Loop during the snow/winter season.
Wilkinson and Shell Rock River Greenbelt Closing  Nov 19 2015, Cerro Gordo County , Wilkinson Pioneer Park
Wilkinson Pioneer Park Greenbelt and the Shell Rock River Greenbelt extending from 295th Street to county road B30 will officially close for the season effective Monday, November 30, 2015.
Lime Creek Conservation Area Trails Closed  Nov 19 2015, Cerro Gordo County , Lime Creek Nature Center & Conservation Area
Effective immediately, Lime Creek Conservation Area trails will be closed to all bikes and horses for the remainder of the winter/ski season.