Our 2016 Urban Youth Corps Season

Iowa County Conservation : August 24, 2016 8:21 am
For many years ICC has submitted a grant to the Iowa Department of Transportation Urban Youth Corps (UYC) program. The grant allows us to hire youth between the ages of 16 and 21 to work on many projects. Last year the UYC worked to install a trail along the southern side of Lake Iowa. We more »

Iowa County Outdoor Adventure Registration Open!

Iowa County Conservation : May 6, 2016 5:23 pm
Join us at the 3rd annual Iowa County Outdoor Adventure! This free family event features a variety of outdoor activities including trap shooting, archery, canoeing, geocaching, fishing, and more! Date: Saturday, June 11th Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm. Recommended registration/check-in time: 10:00am-11:30am. See below for registration and waiver forms. All three forms need to be filled out to complete registration. more »

Big Bend and the Iowa Valley Scenic Byway

Iowa County Conservation : April 15, 2016 10:13 am
  A new interpretive sign was installed along the Iowa Valley Scenic Byway at Big Bend Conservation Area, north of Marengo. The Iowa Valley Scenic Byway is a 77-mile state-designated route from Montour to the Amana Colonies. It travels through 14 communities. The new sign is one of many projects led by the Iowa Valley RC&D more »
Staff posed for a rainy picture of their completed structure

Gateway Park and Preserve Fish Structure

Iowa County Conservation : February 22, 2016 10:20 am
Iowa County Conservation would like to thank Big G for donating Christmas trees, as they have done for many years now. Currently, Gateway Pond (the old sand pit) has a lack of structure; the sandy bottom is flat like a shelf, offering no protection or habitat for fish. The Iowa County Conservation staff put together more »

Disc Golf Course at Lake Iowa Park

Iowa County Conservation : October 26, 2015 2:00 pm
There have been some exciting changes happening with Iowa County Conservation. One of the latest being a new recreational opportunity – disc golf. The Lake Iowa Park Disc Golf course encompasses a few miles of great scenery that passes some hidden treasures and connects with the lakeside trail at times. The course starts at the beach parking more »
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