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Departments | Conservation


Welcome to the Cerro Gordo County Conservation Board Official Web Site. Cerro Gordo County Conservation LogoThe Cerro Gordo County Conservation Board (CGCCB) was established in 1958. The Conservation Board consists of five county residents, from different regions of the county, appointed by the County Supervisors. Board members serve five year terms. These appointed members donate their time and work with the CGCCB staff to further conservation within Cerro Gordo County. The CGCCB currently manages four county parks, twenty three wildlife areas, the Shellrock River Greenbelt and Preserve, the Lime Creek Nature Center and the multi-use Trolley trail. The CGCCB is also responsible for environmental education and the management of roadside vegetation in secondary road right-of-ways throughout the county.

Board Members
Chair Jacquelyn Arthur Mason City
Vice-Chair Jim Roseland Thornton
Secretary/Treasurer Dave Kaiser Mason City
Board Member Stephen Gales Mason City
Board Member Crystal Meier Mason City

Director Mike Webb
Office Manager Mary Ermer
Conservation Education Manager Todd Von Ehwegen
Wildlife Area Manager Josh Brandt
Vegetation Manager Ty Hamiel
Natural Resource Biologist Ryan Wilcke
Natural Resource Biologist Barry Stecker
Outdoor Recreation Area Manager Todd Hansen
Natural Resource Biologist Cory Behr

Recreational Experiences Close to Home

To contact us:
Phone: 641-423-5309
Fax: 641-423-1566

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Cerro Gordo County Conservation Office

3501 Lime Creek Road
Mason City, IA 50401