Conservation Board

Cedar Bend Shelter with new roof

The Bremer County Conservation Board (BCCB) invites you to explore the nearly 4,300 acres of unique conservation areas that are managed by the board. You will find a large variety of nature activities and outdoor recreation to immerse yourself in. From fishing and canoeing, to snowshoeing and camping, to the cemetery prairie, there is sure to be a nature area to fit everyone's interests.

The Bremer County Conservation Board welcomes you to our parks and wildlife areas and encourages your interest in conservation. Your input can be directed to the Conservation Board's office located at the main headquarters in Tripoli, 1104 S. Main St., P.O. Box 412, 50676, or by calling (319) 882-4742.  The 5 member Conservation Board meets the first Wednesday of every month at 7:00 pm at the headquarters building. Current Board Members are Larry Pavelec (Chair), Amanda Sanderman (Vice Chair), Kevin Korman, Richard Harms, and Stacey Snyder. 

We can also be reached via E-mail at For the naturalist, email .

Click on the links to the left to learn more about our county parks, conservation areas, and education programs!