McGregor Trails Meeting Announcement

More than a dozen representatives from the City of McGregor, Clayton County Conservation, Clayton County Development, Clayton County Conservation Awareness Network (CCCAN) and others met to discuss the proposed expansion of the McGregor Trail system.  It appears that most if not all of the land needed to do this...

Iowa Soil Expert to Address Iowa Water & Soil issues at Clayton County CAN Annual Meeting

Clayton County Annual Meeting Thursday, November 16th 6:30 p.m. Keystone AEA, Elkader, IA Dr. Francis Thicke will address Iowa’s soil health and water quality issues at the Clayton County CAN annual meeting. Thicke proclaims, “Iowa’s water quality problems are the result of the prevalence of cropping systems that lack...

Clayton County Democrats Accepted Clayton County CAN’s #FundTheTrust Challenge

We issued issued a #FundTheTrust Challenge to our fellow Clayton County organizations, event holders and Clayton County groups and businesses. Last night, the Clayton County Democrats accepted the challenge…BIG TIME. They accept the imperative to fund the Iowa Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund. They collected banner signatures...

Clayton County Conservation Awareness Network’s Annual Meeting

Clayton County CAN Annual Meeting Thursday, November 16, 2017 Location: Keystone Area Education Association 1400 Second Street NW, in Elkader         6:30 pm Registration Ballot Distribution,Door Prize entry, Partner Organization Displays, Refreshments 7:15 pm Call to Order – Clayton County CAN Board Chairman, Daryl Bruxvoort Introduction of Clayton...

Iowa DNR to host chronic wasting disease meetings Oct. 11 in Harpers Ferry and Waukon and Oct. 17 in Elkader

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has scheduled three meetings in northeast Iowa to discuss the results from the special scientific deer collection effort conducted during late January and February around Harpers Ferry and in the northern portion of Allamakee County. The collection effort was an important part of...

Public Meeting Reminder for the 10,000 head cattle & methane digester operation planned for Bloody Run(post contains video)

DNR Public Meeting to discuss Walz Energy project for a 20,000 head/year cattle operation & methane digester planned for Bloody Run Wed, October 11, 4pm – 6pm Where Elkader City Hall, 207 N. Main St., Elkader, OCIO – Public Meetings map   Description The Iowa Department of Natural Resources...