Community Garden Plots

Roger D. Gustafson Nature Center 603 N. Appleton Road, Belvidere, IL, United States

The Boone County Conservation District provides a small number of garden plots for the community. These plots are approximately 20′ x 32′ and 20' x 35'. There are a total of 27 plots that are assigned on a first-come first-served basis, beginning March 1st.  Garden requests must be made in person by coming into the BCCD office [...]

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Volunteer Tuesday

The BCCD has a multitude of volunteer opportunities for those who want to join us in getting “boots on the ground” in our local conservation areas. A continued, year-round presence in our conservation areas ensures an intimate knowledge of our local flora and fauna and the stewardship of our public conservation lands. Whether you’re fulfilling [...]

All About Eastern Bluebirds

Roger D. Gustafson Nature Center 603 N. Appleton Road, Belvidere, IL, United States

Join Boone County Conservation District to find out more about Eastern Bluebirds. In March, Eastern Bluebirds race back to our area for the upcoming breeding season.  Find out details about the life of an Eastern Bluebird and the challenges they face. Learn how you can create and maintain a bluebird house on your property or [...]

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Volunteer Tuesday

The BCCD has a multitude of volunteer opportunities for those who want to join us in getting “boots on the ground” in our local conservation areas. A continued, year-round presence in our conservation areas ensures an intimate knowledge of our local flora and fauna and the stewardship of our public conservation lands. Whether you’re fulfilling [...]

Volunteer Day

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Volunteer Tuesday

The BCCD has a multitude of volunteer opportunities for those who want to join us in getting “boots on the ground” in our local conservation areas. A continued, year-round presence in our conservation areas ensures an intimate knowledge of our local flora and fauna and the stewardship of our public conservation lands. Whether you’re fulfilling [...]

Recurring

Volunteer Tuesday

The BCCD has a multitude of volunteer opportunities for those who want to join us in getting “boots on the ground” in our local conservation areas. A continued, year-round presence in our conservation areas ensures an intimate knowledge of our local flora and fauna and the stewardship of our public conservation lands. Whether you’re fulfilling [...]

Recurring

Volunteer Tuesday

The BCCD has a multitude of volunteer opportunities for those who want to join us in getting “boots on the ground” in our local conservation areas. A continued, year-round presence in our conservation areas ensures an intimate knowledge of our local flora and fauna and the stewardship of our public conservation lands. Whether you’re fulfilling [...]