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 follow recommendations by Siouxland District Health
Department to practice social distancing and other practices such as washing
your hands frequently, covering your cough or sneeze in your sleeve, and please
stay home if you are feeling ill.

Woodbury County Conservation Board business hours will continue BY APPOINTMENT
ONLY Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Please call 712-258-0838 to schedule an

Woodbury County Parks are open to hiking, fishing, bird watching and general
recreation. Pressurized water systems and facilities are NOT available.
However, cabin rentals at Snyder Bend Park and Southwood Conservation Area are
open. Cabin details and reservations can be made at

Program and facility updates will be made available via our website
and Dorothy Pecaut Facebook page. For more information please contact the
Woodbury County Conservation Board and Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center at