United Way Day of Caring

Day of Caring Cleanup at Crow Creek Wildlife Management Area Partners of Scott County Watersheds is once again teaming up with the Iowa DNR to cleanup the Crow Creek Wildlife Management Area in Mt. Joy! Join us for the United Way Day of Caring Cleanup on Thursday, September 23, 2021 from 8am-12pm at the Crow

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Upcoming PSCW Community Cleanups

Join Partners of Scott County Watersheds in our upcoming community cleanups! We are excited to partner with our local organizations and municipalities to pick up trash and improve our watersheds! McCausland Causeway Cleanup | August 14, 2021 Join PSCW and the Lucky Frog Bar and Grill for a trash cleanup along the causeway in McCausland!

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July 2021 Virtual Forum

Finding Creative Ways to Fund Conservation: Nahant Marsh’s Wetland Mitigation Bank After 5 years of planning, Nahant Marsh recently finished construction of a Wetland Mitigation Bank. This mitigation bank will allow Nahant Marsh to restore and expand wetlands in Southwest Davenport, while providing future funding for meeting it’s mission of protecting and enhancing the marsh

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Summer Snapshot Registration Open!

The 2021 Summer Snapshot registration is now open! Join PSCW for our annual summer water quality monitoring event! This is your chance to get your hands down and dirty with water quality science. Participate as a citizen scientist, and collect data using chemical water quality equipment and biologic parameters. Don’t worry if this sounds too

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June 2021 Virtual Forum

Water Stewardship During Recreation Activities Exploring our natural world in a meaningful, healthy, and sustainable manner poses resource challenges. Whether your recreation interests include water or land, your impacts can be effectively minimized in a number of ways through education on outdoor ethics. Join PSCW and Dave Murcia from Scott County Conservation on Tuesday, June

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Electroshocking and Pond Management Workshop

Join Mercer and Henry County’s Soil and Water Conservation District for a special workshop on electroshocking and pond management. This workshop will take place on Friday, June 11th from 9:00am – 2:00pm in Galva, IL. Topics of discussion will include… • Fish population dynamics• Stocking rates• Species selection• Fish health and growth• Fish management/harvest• Vegetation

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May 2021 Virtual Forum

Iowa Landowner Options – For Those Who Follow Many Iowa families have roots sunk deep in the land. Those roots may go as deep as five or six generations or may have been established more recently, on land purchased as a place to reconnect with nature and with family and friends. In this presentation, Carole

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Streambank Restoration Workshop

Stabilizing the Streambank On Wednesday, May 19th from 9am-2pm, join PSCW for this special workshop on streambank restoration! Led by Dr. Chris Haring, this workshop will include an online introduction to erosion and control practices in the morning, followed by an afternoon of field visits to see erosion control in action. This workshop is FREE

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April 2021 Virtual Forum

The City of Dyersville, home of Field of Dreams movie site, is leading efforts to improve the water quality of its streams while providing economic development opportunities. The vision plan unites public, rural and downtown private partners with the mantra “If you clean the water, they will come”! The confluence of funding for water quality practices,

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