WCCF memberships begin at $20 and provide many benefits. You can join or give to the Woodbury County Conservation Foundation or its projects in these ways:

1.)  Download a Membership Application to mail or just Click this Link to give online. https://www.paypal.com/us/fundraiser/charity/1877863 (Click to Give)

Download Membership Form

2020 Membership Letter

Woodbury Conservation Foundation Brochure

2.)  Pay your membership fee with a debit card, credit card or Paypal account (Memberships begin at $20)
Individual membership $20 – $34
Family membership $35 – $49
Wildlife Conservationist $50 – $99smile in log (Large)
Woodland Conservationist $100 – $249
Prairie Conservationist $250 – $499
Wetland Conservationist $500 – $999
Distinguished Conservationist $1,000+


3.) Or send a check by mail:  (Memberships begin at $20)

Woodbury County Conservation Foundation
4500 Sioux River Rd.
Sioux City, IA 51109-1657

Your gift can go to these areas:

    • Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center support
    • Loess Hills area habitat protection
    • Woodbury County Park enhancements
    • Educational Scholarships
    • No preference—use where needed most

WCCF members receive:

  1. Woodbury Wanderings conservation newsletter with details on upcoming events
  2. Family Level and above—receives Summer Day Camp registration benefits
  3. Wildlife Conservationist and above—receive certificate for one night free camping in any Woodbury County Conservation Board campground during that year.
  4. Woodland Conservationist and above—receive 15% off purchases at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center gift shop
  5. Distinguished Conservationist—will be displayed annually on a plaque at the Nature Center
  6. Satisfaction of saving our natural areas for others to enjoy

Memorial/Tribute Gifts

We invite you to honor someone special to you with a contribution to the Woodbury County Conservation Foundation.
You can contribute:

  • In Memory Of someone that is deceased
  • In Honor Of someone that is still living

The name of your honoree will be noted in the Woodbury Wanderings newsletter.
Your honoree or the family of the deceased honoree will receive prompt notification of your gift and thoughtful contribution (amount of the gift will not be disclosed).
Memorial and Tribute Gifts can be given in any amount.
Tribute gifts and memorials can be used for special projects or for general purpose of the WCCF.
Please indicate any details on the form.

To discuss a tribute gift purpose that is best suited to your honoree please contact Dawn Snyder at 712-258-0838 or mailto:dsnyder@woodburyparks.org

What we do: 

  • Protect our natural resources–especially the Loess Hills
  • Promote environmental education and conservation
  • Support the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center

Past gifts have:

  • Funded the Exploring Fragile Giants Exhibit Renovation at the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
  • Provided Scholarships for youth to attend Nature Center Summer Day Camps and field trips
  • Co-sponsored Summer Day Camps that reached nearly 350 youth
  • Funded an intern to assist with habitat management and Summer Day Camps
  • Sponsored environmental educational programs and nature hikes
  • Provided supplies for educational programs that reached more than 10,000 youth
  • Co-sponsored the Loess Hills Prairie Seminar and fostered educational awareness of prairie management
  • Provided funds for enhancements in Woodbury County Parks
  • Sponsored Nature Calls, an annual special event fundraiser to raise funds for educational programs Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center

Your gift will:

  • Provide scholarships for school children attending Nature Center field trips and camps
  • Fund Nature Center programs, special events, exhibits and trail enhancements
  • Enhance prairie management to save the integrity of the Loess Hills prairies
  • Enhance our county parks and natural resources

With your tax-deductible gift, we can reconnect children to nature and protect wild areas for our future generations.

The Woodbury County Conservation Foundation (WCCF) is a fully qualified 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that assists our local environment.

Federal Tax I.D. number for the Woodbury County Conservation Foundation is 42-1354176

Please indicate your gift preference: (please put this in PayPal’s note section)

  • Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center support
  • Loess Hills area habitat protection
  • Woodbury County Park enhancements
  • Educational Scholarships
  • No preference—use where needed most

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