Upcoming Events

August 2019
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July 28, 2019 July 29, 2019 July 30, 2019 July 31, 2019

Category: All EventsBison or Buffalo?

Bison or Buffalo?

August 1, 2019

Category: All EventsReptiles at the Fair

Reptiles at the Fair

August 2, 2019 August 3, 2019
August 4, 2019 August 5, 2019 August 6, 2019 August 7, 2019

Category: All EventsBird Hike at Southwood

Bird Hike at Southwood

Category: All EventsDutch Oven Sampler

Dutch Oven Sampler

August 8, 2019

Category: All EventsAtlatl @ Little Sioux

Atlatl @ Little Sioux

Category: All EventsLive Animal Lunchtime

Live Animal Lunchtime

August 9, 2019

Category: All EventsEvening Campfire & Music

Evening Campfire & Music

August 10, 2019

Category: All EventsPerseid Meteor Showers @ Southwood

Perseid Meteor Showers @ Southwood

August 11, 2019 August 12, 2019 August 13, 2019

Category: All EventsNature Tales – Fireflies

Nature Tales – Fireflies

August 14, 2019 August 15, 2019 August 16, 2019

Category: All EventsKayaking on the Lake @ Southwood

Kayaking on the Lake @ Southwood

August 17, 2019
August 18, 2019 August 19, 2019 August 20, 2019 August 21, 2019 August 22, 2019 August 23, 2019 August 24, 2019

Category: All EventsZen in Nature

Zen in Nature

August 25, 2019 August 26, 2019 August 27, 2019 August 28, 2019 August 29, 2019 August 30, 2019 August 31, 2019

Latest News

Nature Calls raises over $61,000!

The Woodbury County Conservation Foundation’s 16th annual Nature Calls, held September 21 at the Sioux City Convention Center, was a record-breaking success! More than $61,000 was raised to benefit the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center’s educational programs. The event had more attend than ever, with 680 nature, art and beer lovers enjoying the wide array of…

New Outdoor Archery Range to Open at Southwood Conservation Area

Smithland, IA—Local archers will soon benefit from a new archery range.  The outdoor range officially opens on Monday, April 15 and features life size 3-D animal targets. It is located at Southwood Conservation Area, one mile southwest of Smithland, Iowa and is operated by the Woodbury County Conservation Board (WCCB). With assistance from local partners,…