News from Louisa County Conservation

  • Running Wild in 2015

    Online registration is available for the Running Wild Trail Race set for Saturday, August 29 at Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge.  Not a runner or a walker? Come for the educational events which...

  • Wild About Water Camp 2015

    Wild About Water Campers stayed cool as they explored and tested the water in different areas around Langwood including the creek, ponds, wetland and well water. They learned about the water cycle,...

  • Nature Detectives

    A Nature Detective saves or helps nature, looks for animal tracks and homes, writes in a detective journal and solves codes, works as a team, has fun, and gets muddy doing it all! These campers...

  • Mammoth Dig

    Thirteen participants traveled with Louisa County Conservation to the Mammoth Dig program in Mahaska County. The team found one large piece of bone and several fragments of tusk throughout the day. A...

  • eXtreme Adventures: Ziplining

    The eXtreme Adventures crew spent the afternoon in the treetops for their Zipline Adventure. They each participated in the nine line zip course at Sky Tours in Union Park. The next adventure will be...

  • eXtreme Kids: Explore Wildcat Den

    The eXtreme Kids gang headed up to Wildcat Den State Park for a day of exploring on Tuesday, July 7th! Participants spent time looking for fossils and interesting rocks in the creek, hiked along...


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