The mission of the Woodbury County Conservation Board is to sustain

and strengthen its role as a leading regional agency providing environmental

education programs and outdoor recreation opportunities that enhance the

quality of life in the Siouxland area. Woodbury County Conservation is a

county governmental agency and owns and operates the Dorothy Pecaut

Nature Center.

The statement of purpose of the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center is to

provide quality environmental education programs and outdoor recreation

experiences; to manage our natural resources in an ecologically sound

manner; and to conserve and interpret our natural, historic, and cultural

resources.