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The Montgomery County Conservation Board was founded to promote conservation, preserve wildlife, create a safe environment to fuel recreational hobbies, and provide meaningful experiences by mean of hands-on education. We strive to evoke a sense of community and devotion to our local wildlife areas. Explore local wildlife and check out our programs today! We offer a wide variety of topics for all ages at little to no cost. Interested in joining our team? Check out our volunteer opportunities to become involved with your local conservation.

Upcoming Events

PUBLIC PROGRAMS

Come join our naturalist for a hands-on experience with your local wildlife. Our programs are offered at little to no cost, and aim to create a memorable experience. Check out our calendar for future programs and registration information.

Recreation

We manage 10 beautiful parks and wildlife areas to support outdoor recreation. Hiking opportunities are plentiful through all areas. Our lakes and ponds are stocked with fish and provide easy access for kayakers. Check out our "Recreation" tab for more information.

Nature Center

The Wolfe Nature Center is located at the Anderson Conservation Area. It serves as a meeting place for organizations and schools to have an immersive learning experience. The nature center is open by appointment only. Call our office today to schedule a visit!

Headlines & Events

Native plant sale

The Montgomery County Conservation Foundation is hosting a native plant sale. We will be accepting orders until May 1st, 2024. We are offering 17 species of native plants to residents…

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Chronic Wasting Disease: Methods for Preventing the Spread

Chronic Wasting Disease: Methods for Preventing the Spread By Cassie Sherwood, student at Northwest Missouri State University Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a fatal, neurological disease which has blighted North…

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Roadside Survey Reflects Increase in Iowa Pheasant Populations

Article by Cassie Sherwood, student at Northwest Missouri State University   Pheasant populations statewide in Iowa have reached the highest numbers in 7 years. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources…

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By The Numbers

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Programs in 2022
2022 Program Attendance