Put those gardening catalogs to work after learning more about pollinator preferences. This program is a great way to welcome spring back to Iowa.
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You won’t want to miss this annual festival! Enjoy watching eagles from the comfort of the center. There will be a special presentation by Ty Smedes featuring his latest book, “Iowa’s Wild Beauty” at 2:00 pm.
Join us in Celebrating Our Past, Embracing Our Present, Believing In Our Future! The Prairie Heritage Celebrates 10 YEARS!! We have come a long way, with your help! Many projects have been completed with your support! 2005-Groundbreaking 2006-Construction & Grand Opening 2007-Bison Released 2008-Indoor Archery Range 2009-Bison Statue 2010-Observation Platform 2011-Storage Shed Construction 2012-Covered Wagon Display 2013-Boat Ramp behind the Prairie Heritage Center 2014-Waterman Wildlife Addition 2015-Landscaping & Paving As we proceed into the next decade, we have plans to
The Conservation Board was recently awarded $125,000 from the Land and Water Conservation Grant Fund! These funds, along with local match money, will be used to construct tow bin shaped cabins at Dog Creek Park. Once constructed, each of the cabins will sleep up to 18 people. The lower level will be handicap accessible. The upper level will include 2 bedrooms which are open to the living space below. Other amenities planned in each cabin include a full kitchen and
Your Prairie Heritage Center provides environmental education as it relates to the prairie and our region, is striving to preserve and protect our prairie heritage, and encourages economic development with opportunities for recreation and historic exploration.
Mill Creek Park is one of the highlights of O’Brien County. The park offers a variety of activities for the whole family throughout the year! There is something for every outdoor lover at Mill Creek State Park including camping, swimming, hiking, a playground, electric boating, picnicking, and even cabin rentals. Fishing is also a popular activity, giving anglers a chance to catch largemouth bass, sunfish, channel catfish, crappie and yellow perch. Mill Creek Park is located just 1/2 mile east of