Archives for September 2013



Caring for Injured or Orphaned Animals

The Boone County Conservation District receives many calls about inured or orphaned wildlife. The BCCD does not operate a wildlife rehabilitation facility. It does have a volunteer wildlife rehabilitator who will receive calls during work hours if available. However, animals should not be brought to the office without calling first. Please do not leave animals in a box at our door. It only further endangers them and almost certainly seals their fate. [Read more…]

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Our Mission

To preserve and manage natural areas and open spaces for ecological, educational and recreational benefits of present and future generations.

Conservation Area Closures

The following sites are closed November 3rd – 5th for hunting:
Kinnikinnick Creek, Picasaw Fen, East County Line, Kishwaukee Valley.

The following sites are closing for the season on November 15th:
Kinnikinnick Creek, Picasaw Fen, East County Line, Kishwaukee Valley, O.O. Stimes, Tuttle Clarkson, Edwards, APF County Line Parking Lot

The following sites are closed for hunting:

Beaver Bluffs (dog park is open), LIB, Ipsen Road/Newburg Village, Distillery Road

Closed November 3, 4, & 5th for hunting
Closed December 8, 9 & 10th for hunting
Closed December 22, 23, & 24th for hunting
Closed January 12, 13, & 14th for hunting

For a complete listing of closures, click here.

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