Meet the Clayton County Conservation Board

The Clayton County Conservation Board is a 5-member volunteer board appointed by the Clayton County Board of Supervisors to a 5-year rotating term. The Conservation Board usually meets the second Tuesday of each month at the Osborne Conservation Center.

Board Photo

Board Members
Board Chair:
Board Vice-Chair : Gary Kregel of Guttenberg
Board Secretary: Larry Stone of Elkader
Board Member: Marilyn Lenth of Postville
Board Member: Daryl Landsgard of St. Olaf
Board Member: Pam Vaske of Strawberry Point

The Clayton County Conservation staff would like to thank our board members for volunteering their time to make Clayton County a better place to live and visit. View our 2016 Annual Report.

September 12, 2017
2:00 pm, Osborne

Call to Order

Recognition of Guests

Agenda: MOTION__________, Second__________: Vote__________
Minutes: MOTION__________, Second__________: Vote__________
Communications: Concerned Citizen Re: Bloody Run Creek/Campground
Claims: MOTION__________, Second__________: Vote__________
Financial Report: MOTION__________, Second__________: Vote__________

 Old Business

  1. Michelle Barness, UERPC, 5-Year Plan Update
  2. Shop Updates with Mike Tucker

New Business

  1. 2017 Flood Bids
  2. Electric Meter Consolidation at Osborne
  3. Reservations at Picnic Shelters Review
  4. Employee Handbook / Policy Recommendations
  5. FY19 Budget Planning research requests

Upcoming Programs/Events

September 28   National Public Lands Day 3:30pm Bloody Run
September 30   Motor Mill Art Show 1-5pm Motor Mill
October 14-15   Heritage Days
December 7       Holiday Walk


Pollock attended Co. Conservation Director Association sessions at IA State Assoc. of Counties meeting
Mulford and Anderson continued with routine maintenance of facilities, finished storm damage clean-up
Anderson patrolled, coordinated Hunter Education Course and three-year septic pumping of Center
Harkrader and Slocum presented 24 programs to 137 youth and 80 adults
Kraus and Scherf welcomed 865 visitors, coordinated gift sales, donations and began painting the office

Closed Session
Meeting Adjourned:  MOTION__________, Second__________: Vote__________
Next meeting scheduled October  10th   6:00 pm Osborne


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