Spring Brings Visitors

March 21st marked the beginning of Spring and the official day of Ice Out on Lost Island Lake.  Since then, ...
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Photography Contest through October 2021

What: Photography Contest When: Photo must be taken between October 1, 2020 and October 1, 2021 Where: Photo must be ...
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Take it Outside!

Take it Outside! 180 hours outdoors challenge The Palo Alto County Conservation Board is challenging you to spend at least ...
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You Otter Know about the Otters

With trapping season approaching, one of the animals that may come to mind is the river otter.  The river otter ...
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Summer Solstice Kayak Float at Lost Island

Jun 21, 2021 – 6:00 am - 8:00 am

Meet at the Nature Center.  Call to pre-register and reserve your kayak.

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Huston Prairie Hike

Jun 24, 2021 – 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Meet at the Nature Center. Learn tallgrass prairie history and identification of some of the plants you see.  Pre-registration is required.

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Kayak Float at Silver Lake

Jul 01, 2021 – 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meet at Salton Park.  Call to pre-register and reserve your kayak.

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Bike Trail at Lost Island Lake

Jul 09, 2021 – 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Ages 15 and up. Meet at the Nature Center with your bike.  We will enjoy a trip on two wheels around the Lake!

Pre-registration is required

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Live Animals

Jul 10, 2021 – 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meet the animals we keep at the Nature Center. Hands-on lessons! Pre-registration is required

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

The Board of Supervisors meet at the Palo Alto County Courthouse each Tuesday. You can find the Board of Supervisors ...
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