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Field Trips and Events

in Iowa

Events and volunteer workdays will be posted here and our Facebook page.  The Nature Conservancy in Iowa uses volunteers for many activities from assisting in the office to stewardship and prescribed burns. Volunteer workdays will be posted on this site as they are scheduled. The Nature Conservancy in Iowa is not taking volunteer requests at this time.  Please check back in the coming months for volunteer opportunities.

Special Events

  • Land Trust Work Day at Cedar Hills Sand Prairie

    Cedar Hills Sand Prairie
    4654-4838 N Butler Road
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    July 15, 2015

    Join The Nature Conservancy, our fellow Iowa land trust partners, and the University of Northern Iowa at the Cedar Hills Sand Prairie preserve on Wednesday July 15.  With your help, we can remove invasive plants and restore this piece of natural treasure.  ... Learn more

  • Bison Day at Broken Kettle Grasslands

    Broken Kettle Grasslands Preserve
    Visitor Center
    24764 Highway 12
    Westfield, IA 51062
    July 11, 2015

    Please join The Nature Conservancy for our fifth annual Bison Day, Located at our Broken Kettle Grasslands Preserve office near Westfield, Iowa. Activities include: Bald Eagle Educational Program, Dutch Oven Cooking, Birding Field Trip, Scavenger Hunt, Prairie Pollin... Learn more

  • Earth Day 2015

    Various Locations
    April 03, 2015 - May 15, 2015

    The Nature Conservancy in Iowa will be at these great Earth Day events: Field Days, Swamp White Oak Preserve, April 3, 1:00PM - 3:00PM (TNC Event)Prairie Chicken Festival, Blank Park Zoo, Des Moines, April 4, 12:00PM - 2:00PMEarth Day Celebration, NW Community Center... Learn more

Volunteer Opportunities

  • General Volunteer

    Locations TBD
    January 01, 2014 - December 31, 2015

    Are you interested in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy? Join our new volunteer ambassador program and represent the Conservancy at events in and near your community. This newly launched program needs representatives from across the state, but particularly in D... Learn more

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