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Conservation Board

Conservation Board

The Scott County Conservation Board, authorized by the people of Scott County at a general election in 1956, was one of the first county conservation boards to be organized in Iowa.

Board members are charged with the responsibility of conserving the natural resources of the county, preserving scenic and historic sites, developing recreational facilities to provide opportunities for the residents of the county, their guests and tourists to enjoy themselves.

The following serve on the board by appointment of the Scott County Board of Supervisors:

  • John "Skip" O’Donnell – Chair
  • Doug Grenier – Vice-Chair
  • Beth McAleer – Secretary
  • Carol M. Fennelly
  • Richard Mohr

Roger A. Kean - Executive Director

Upcoming Meetings:

Board meetings are generally held the second Wednesday of every month at 3:00 P.M. Meetings are open to the public. Times and locations subject to change.

Office:
West Lake Park
14910-110th Avenue
Davenport, Iowa 52804
Phone: (563) 328-3280
Fax: (563) 381-2805
Email: conservation@scottcountyiowa.com

The Scott County Conservation Board in the provisions of services and facilities to the public does not discriminate against anyone on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, national origin, age or handicap. If any believe he or she has been subjected to such discrimination, he or she may file a complaint alleging discrimination, with either the Scott County Conservation Board or the Office of Equal Opportunity, U.S. Department of Interior, Washington, D.C. 20240.

News & Notices

Experience the sounds of the season, in search of the frogs and toads which inhabit the Wapsi River Center. Visitors will learn how to identify the various calls associated with each species and then on on a night time frog catching adventure! Please bring a flashlight and waterproof footwear...
Posted: April 23, 2018
Join Director/Naturalist Dave Murcia for an adventure with canoes and kayaks. Whether you are a beginner or regular paddler, come out to learn basics. Program includes all equipment use, covers safety, techniques, and taking a tour of Pride Lake. You may bring your own vessel/PFD, though it must...
Posted: April 21, 2018
Join Naturalist Michael Granger for a tour of the Wapsi woods in search of spring wildflowers. Bloodroot, Dutchman's Breeches, Trout Lily, and Jacob's Ladder are just some of the flowers to be found! Please call to Register for this program - 563-328-3286
Posted: April 21, 2018