Upcoming Events

January 2020
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December 29, 2019 December 30, 2019 December 31, 2019

Category: All EventsNature Center Open 10 am – 3 pm.

Nature Center Open 10 am – 3 pm.

January 1, 2020

Category: All EventsNature Center Closed for New Years Day

Nature Center Closed for New Years Day

January 2, 2020

Category: All EventsWinter Residents

Winter Residents

January 3, 2020 January 4, 2020
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Category: All EventsNature Tales

Nature Tales

January 15, 2020 January 16, 2020 January 17, 2020 January 18, 2020
January 19, 2020 January 20, 2020 January 21, 2020 January 22, 2020 January 23, 2020 January 24, 2020 January 25, 2020

Category: All EventsAll About Antlers

All About Antlers

January 26, 2020 January 27, 2020 January 28, 2020 January 29, 2020 January 30, 2020 January 31, 2020 February 1, 2020

Category: All EventsPenguins and Petrels on the Antarctic Peninsula

Penguins and Petrels on the Antarctic Peninsula

Latest News

Playgrounds Closed at WCCB Park Areas Due to COVID-19 Concerns

PLAYGROUNDS at Woodbury County Conservation Board Parks are CLOSED until further notice. This includes playgrounds at Browns Lake – Bigelow Park, Snyder Bend Park, Little Sioux Park, Southwood Conservation Area, Fowler Forest Preserve and the Nature Playscape at Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center. For more information call 712-258-0838. This is in response to the Coronavirus and…

WCCB Rental Cabins & Park Offices Temporarily Closed

Camping and rental cabins at Southwood Conservation Area near Smithland, Iowa and Snyder Bend Park near Salix, Iowa are closed for rentals until May 1, 2020 in response to the Coronavirus and COVID-19 exposure concerns. These conditions are subject to change. Additionally, Woodbury County Conservation Board Office facilities and field offices at Little Sioux Park,…

Nature Center Closed Until Further Notice Due To COVID-19 Concerns

The Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center is closed to public visitation until further notice in response to the Coronavirus and COVID-19 concerns. All public programs, events, rentals, volunteer activities and groups are cancelled. This is effective immediately.             Nature Center trails and the Nature Playscape will remain open for public use. We urge all citizens to…