Buena Vista County Conservation

Building Better Birders and Citizen Science Workshop

Buena Vista County Conservation is hosting a series entitled “Building Better Birders and Citizen Science Workshops.” This is the fourth of four workshops focusing on all different species of birds. Workshops will be conducted by Kelly McKay (BioEco Research and Monitoring Center) with assistance from Mark Roberts (Clinton County Conservation), and Brian Ritter (Nahant Marsh Education Center). This workshop is […]

Building Better Birders and Citizen Science Workshop

Buena Vista County Conservation is hosting a series entitled, “Building Better Birders and Citizen Science Workshops.” There will be four workshops focusing on all different species of birds and will be held throughout the summer at various conservation properties. These workshops will be conducted by Kelly McKay (BioEco Research and Monitoring Center) with assistance from Mark Roberts (Clinton County Conservation) […]

BV County Conservation programs

Dutch Oven Cooking Tired of grilling the same old burgers? You can learn a new method of outdoor food preparation in Dutch Oven Cooking 101. The class will be taught on Friday, Aug. 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the South Shelter Area of Buena Vista County Conservation Park. Naturalist Katie will present the basics of Dutch oven cooking including ovens, […]

BV County Conservation program

NATURALIST LUNCH BOX — NATURALIST’S CHOICE Naturalist Lunch Box is held at 12 p.m. on selected Fridays in the summer at South Cove Park. Pack a lunch and join the fun! Naturalist Lunch Box is designed for all ages. The naturalist will present a short program on a selected topic and have hands on activities for younger audience members. Friday, […]

BV Co. Conservation hosting ‘Building Better Birders and Citizen Science Workshop’

Buena Vista County Conservation is hosting a series entitled “Building Better Birders and Citizen Science Workshops.” There will be four workshops focusing on all different species of birds and will be held throughout the summer at various conservation properties. These workshops will be conducted by Kelly McKay (BioEco Research and Monitoring Center) with assistance from Mark Roberts (Clinton County Conservation) […]

BV Co. Conservation hosting annual Fishing Derby

If you are between the ages of 6-15 and enjoy fishing, come on out to Gustafson Lake – Gabrielson Park on Saturday, June 5 for the annual Buena Vista County Conservation fishing derby. There will be two age divisions: 6-10 years of age and 11 -15 years of age. First and second place prizes will be awarded for both age […]