Did You Know?

Every glass of water you drink has already passed through fish, trees, bacteria, soil, clouds, and other living things, including people, to cleanse the water for our use. It's all connected through the water cycle!

Conservation Pack Members

Send us a photo of your pet so they can become a member of the Conservation Pack!

Fill out the online form with your pack member's information and then email a photo of your pet to: conservationpack@gmail.com  (no last names will be used).

Name:
Bob
Owner:
Becca M.
Breed:
Quarter Horse
Age:
24
Watershed:
Big Sioux River
What my owner is doing to help protect natural resources:
Extensive pasture on rolling hills
Favorite Activity:
Eating and rolling in the dirt

Name:
Lexy
Owner:
Mikah W.
Breed:
Labrador Retriever
Age:
7 (49 in dog years)
Watershed:
Upper Iowa
What my owner is doing to help protect natural resources:
Picking up trash and turning off lights
Favorite Activity:
Swimming and going for walks

Name:
Rose
Owner:
Maggie
Breed:
Bantam chicken
Age:
unknown
Watershed:
Keg Creek-Weeping Water
What my owner is doing to help protect natural resources:
Spraying water on the other chickens at the fair to help keep them cool

Name:
Running Ninja
Owner:
Bash
Breed:
Running duck
Age:
unknown
Watershed:
Keg Creek-Weeping Water
What my owner is doing to help protect natural resources:
Encouraging Mills Co. fair-goers to stop at the Conservation Station and learn about soil and water!

Name:
Edward the Great
Owner:
Phil G.
Breed:
Beagle
Age:
2 (14 in dog years)
Watershed:
South Skunk
What my owner is doing to help protect natural resources:
Helps maintain a native prairie
Favorite Activity:
Chewing on sticks and rolling in the grass
Favorite TV Show:
Chicago Bears or Blackhawks games

Name:
Mimi
Owner:
Bob, Bing and Jay
Breed:
Conservation Cat
Age:
8
Watershed:
Lake Red Rock
What my owner is doing to help protect natural resources:
Water quality research
Favorite Activity:
Hunting various creatures

Name:
Chico
Owner:
Brittney C.
Breed:
Corgi
Age:
3 (21 in dog years)
Watershed:
Crow Creek
What my owner is doing to help protect natural resources:
Putting mulch on top of the soil that's exposed in our gardens
Favorite Activity:
Falling asleep on the couch

Name:
Frank
Owner:
Sara S.
Breed:
Australian Shepherd
Age:
7 (49 in dog years)
Watershed:
Illinois River Valley
What my owner is doing to help protect natural resources:
His family is using native prairie as buffers
Favorite Activity:
Exploring the woods and prairie on his farm

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