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Summer Conservation Worker Position Now Open

MCCB is hiring a summer conservation worker. Applications are due March 18. Find out more »

Trout Release at Dicovery Pond

The Iowa DNR will release trout into Discovery Pond on April 1, 2016 at 10:00 AM. Trout stamps are required. All Iowa fishing rules and regulations apply.

Prescribed Fire Workshop for Landowners

A workshop geared toward landowners who are interested in using prescribed fire to manage prairies and forests is being offered on Wednesday, February 24, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM. Get all the details »

Hunter Education

The next Muscatine County hunter education class will be held Saturday, March 5, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Anyone age 11 or older can attend but pre-registration and class preparation are required. Find out more »

Winter Newsletter

The winter issue of the "Conservation News" is now available. You'll find the list of upcoming events as well as other great information. Take a look »

Muskie Release at Deep Lakes Park

Muskies were released in Lakes Chester, Patricia, Jewell, Violet & Ivy at Deep Lakes Park. The fish were about one foot long at the time of release, but 40 inches is the minimum length limit to keep them. Females reach 40 inches at around 8-10 years of age and males at about 12-14 years.