Citizens for Healthy Iowa conduct IWILL Survey…Vote Now

Citizens for a Healthy Iowa is  paying close attention to Iowa’s 2018 gubernatorial candidates and their position on funding the Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund. In 2010, 63% of Iowans voted for a constitutional amendment to create the Trust Fund. The constitution now states that three-eighths of one-cent of the revenue from the […]

NEIA REAP Assembly set for Thursday, October 19th

Clayton County CAN encourages area residents to attend the Thursday, October 19th,  from 6:30pm–8:00pm, Iowa Department of Natural Resources – Resource Enhancement and Protection (REAP) Assembly at the Iowa Dairy Center in Calmar (Hwy 150). Assemblies are held across the state of Iowa throughout the Month of October to gather feedback from Iowan’s on the state of their resources. […]

Clayton County Conservation Awareness Network’s Annual Meeting

Clayton County CAN Annual Meeting Thursday, November 16, 2016 Location: Keystone Area Education Association 1400 Second Street NW, in Elkader         6:30 pm Registration Ballot Distribution (nominations needed), Door Prize entry, Partner Organization Displays, Refreshments 7:00 pm Call to Order – Clayton County CAN Board Chairman, Daryl Bruxvoort Introduction of Clayton County CAN board […]

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 the Iowa DNR’s chronic wasting disease […]

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 is hosting a public meeting to […]

Concert Preview: Land Stewardship & Conservation Benefit Concert Video Gallery

Way Down Wanderers with Randal Sandersfeld Sat, October 21, 2017 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM CDT Volga City Opera House Tickets Full concert post Way Down Wanderers Equal parts fast-paced and soulful, 5-piece modern-folk Americana act, The Way Down Wanderers, draw listeners in with energy, originality and soulful generosity. Playing, performing and writing together for […]

Clayton County CAN! issues a #FundTheTrust Challenge

This past August, Clayton County CAN! hosted a booth at the Clayton County Fair and held a board retreat session.  At the fair booth we showcased a watershed model and distributed literature regarding the imperative to fund the Iowa Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund. We also collected banner signatures of those who support […]

A concert for Land Stewardship & Conservation featuring the Way Down Wanderers

Way Down Wanderers Sat, October 21, 2017 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM CDT Volga City Opera House – map directions Tickets: $15.00/online. $20.00/Door  Advance Tickets are also available at Pronto & Moser’s Pharmacy in Elkader Clayton County CAN! with the Volga Opera House will host a fall benefit concert for Clayton County land stewardship and conservation […]

Clayton County Trails Workshop

Clayton County Conservation Trails Workshop| Thursday 9/28 4:15p – 6:15p | Bloody Run County Park September is Public Lands Month! Show your appreciation with a trail maintenance workshop hosted by Clayton County Conservation. Ever wanted to know how much sweat equity it takes to build and maintain a primitive hiking trail? Come find out with […]

INHF: Heritage Valley Seeds + Cider

You’re Invited! Seeds + Cider Saturday, September 30 | 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Heritage Valley | Near Decorah RSVP Join INHF for a fall prairie seed harvest at Heritage Valley! Together, we’ll hand harvest native seed to support prairie restoration projects. After, we’ll gather together to enjoy apple cider and toast to the arrival […]

You’re Invited to a Clean Energy Breakfast

The Clayton County Energy District will hold its quarterly and “around the county” Energy Breakfast Series, on September 22rd at the St. Olaf Tavern. Anyone who would like to learn more about the LOCAL & CLEAN ENERGY is welcome to attend. Featured Speaker: Paul Foxwell, Allamakee Clayton REC Executive VP & General Manager  Topic:  Paul will […]