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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Conservation Hiring Full-Time Conservation Tech Position

Now Hiring Blue

Hardin County Conservation is seeking a full-time Conservation Tech. The Conservation Tech will perform a wide variety of professional, technical, and field duties.

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Road Embargo Lifted


Hardin County is lifting the embargo on our secondary road system.  Some roads are still closed to due having water over the road and can be viewed in the map on our Secondary Roads Webpage.

We appreciate the patience that many of citizens and liv...

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Updated Closed Road Map (PDF) News & Announcements
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Fly Casting Classes


Hardin County Conservation will be hosting fly casting classes at Calkins Nature Area. Space is limited and registration is required. This is a beginner only class and teaches the basics to properly cast a fly with a fly fishing rod.

Fly Casting Classes Information & RSVP News & Announcements
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Report Damage for Individual Assistance

News Alert

If you have home damage due to the recent flooding, we have requested the State Individual Assistance Program be turned on for Hardin County. Use the link to report damage. Take pictures of damage for reporting. More information in the near future.

State of Iowa Public Damage & Storm Reporting News & Announcements
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Countywide Embargo Continues

Flood Warning Sign

Taylor Roll, Hardin County Engineer, reports that the countywide embargo on county roads continues today, Friday, March 15, 2019. This will be daily until further notice, with an EMBARGO EXEMPTION daily from 5:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

News & Announcements
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Board of Supervisors Pass a Disaster Declaration

Flood Warning Sign

At 12:00 PM on March 14, 2019, the Hardin County Board of Supervisors passed a Disaster Declaration due to melting snow and rain. Issues with water over roadways and gravel roads hazardous to traverse can be found throughout the county.

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News & Announcements
Posted on: March 6, 2019

Engineer Opinion on Private Snow Removal

Snow Removal Pickup Truck


What is the difference between a private citizen or company maintaining the rock on a gravel road and that same citizen or company moving the snow off a gravel road?

Work in the Right-of-Way Permit

My first thought was to the ...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: February 27, 2019

What Happening with FIA/Friendship Club?

March FIA/Friendship Club Banner

Check out the March news and events with the FIA/Friendship Club.

FIA/Friendship Club Newsletter March 2019 (PDF) News & Announcements
Posted on: February 20, 2019

Public Notice - 2018 Wages

Public Notice Sign

Hardin County Public Notice of wages paid in 2018.

2018 Hardin County Wages Public Notice (PDF) News & Announcements
Posted on: February 13, 2019

Meyer Sheriff Foreclosure Sale

Hardin Sheriff Sale

Meyer Sheriff Foreclosure Sale will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2019, at the Hardin County Law Enforcement Center at 1:00 PM.

Sheriff Foreclosure Sales News & Announcements
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Mobile Wildlife Observatory


Hardin County Conservation has a new mobile wildlife observatory. This is a small camouflaged trailer that helps people to observe wildlife without being seen. It can be used to watch wildlife of all kinds, both large and small.

This mobile observatory wil...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: January 28, 2019

Renew Your Boat Registration Today


The Hardin County Recorder’s Office is renewing Boat Registrations. The renewal period is Jan 1 – April 30, 2019. After the license is renewed the expiration date will be April 30, 2022. Call 641-939-8178 or stop by the Hardin County Courthouse.

Boat Registration Information News & Announcements
Posted on: December 20, 2018

Spring Special on Tower Rock Cabin Rentals

Oak Cabin at Tower Rock

Looking for a great gift this holiday season?

Hardin County Conservation is offering a special on their rustic cabins at Tower Rock Park.

If you rent one of the cabins for two days, any time between January 1 and March 31, you will get a third night free!


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Tower Rock Camping Cabins News & Announcements