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Rich Leopold selected as new Polk Co. Conservation Deputy Director

April 16, 2013
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Richard Leopold Selected as Polk County Conservation Deputy Director             At their monthly meeting on Wednesday, April 10, the Polk County Conservation Board selected Richard Leopold as the new Deputy Director. Mr. Leopold is currently the Executive Director for Dickinson County Conservation Board in northwest Iowa. “I am honored to be joining the ...

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Okoboji Osprey Camera difficulties fixed

April 10, 2013
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You might have noticed that with the inclement the Osprey camera went down. We are still working out the problems and apologize for interrupting your viewing of the birds. The camera is now up again for you to enjoy!

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Art of Flyfishing Class postponed because of winter weather

April 9, 2013
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We are postponing our “Art of Flyfishing” class tonight Tuesday April 9th, 2013 at 6pm because of the icy conditions. We will have it next Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 at 6pm at the Dickinson County Nature Center. Sorry for the inconvenience and be safe! For more information contact the Nature Center at ...

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Nature Center Program Correction on Tuesday, April 16th

April 4, 2013
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Tuesday Night Science – Return of the Okoboji Osprey Tuesday, April 16th at 6pm Instead of “Okoboji reads Leopold” program we will have “Return of the Okoboji Osprey” program  Tuesday, April 16th at 6pm in the Nature Center. The Osprey are back at the Nature Center! Come to our Tuesday night ...

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Spring Hike this Saturday at 1pm

March 26, 2013
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Don’t forget this Saturday! Spring Easter Egg Hike led by Naturalist Charles Vigdal We will be talking about the changes that happen in Spring and we will find some Easter Eggs along the trail! For all ages! Saturday, March 30th starting at 1pm at the Nature Center Remember to dress for the weather!

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New Website Look

March 25, 2013
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Hey Everybody, Welcome to the new look of the Dickinson County Conservation Board and Nature Center site! We have all the same information and we also added a couple of awesome features. Stay tuned to new updates, new programs, and interesting news stories from us!

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