Conservation Education

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Looking for some fun activities to tie into your teachings???  Here are just a few programs that we offer.  If there are programs that other naturalists have done for you, or if there is a subject you are studying in school and would like to have a program adapted to the subject, let me know.  I will try my best to give you a program that suits your needs.  Here are a just a few of the many programs available through Boone County Conservation:

  • Fish Iowa
  • Ice FishingKatie Healy, Naturalist photo
  • Enviroscape 
  • Canoeing 
  • Senses Day Hike
  • Hike on the High Trestle Trail
  • Animal Adaptations
  • Winter Survival Weather 
  • Bird Beak Adaptations
  • Insects
  • Owls 
  • Bats
  • Orienteering
  • GPS/Geocaching
  • Birding 
  • Snowshoeing
  • Night Hikes

For program information or to set up a program contact:

Boone County Naturalist - Katie Healy

Office: 515-353-4237, Cell: 515-230-3285, or by email at

Please give at least a three-week notice.  Most programs are free to any group.
Fridays fill up quickly, so call today!

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