Conservation Department

County Office Hours

M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Drivers License Hours

M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Public Health Services Hours

M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Clerk of Court Hours

M W F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
T Th 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Buena Vista County, Iowa - Beautiful View

Upcoming Events

If you are interested in attending a program please call the conservation office at 712-295-7985. If you are interested in signing up for our email list service to be sent email updates about upcoming programs, please email the naturalist.


Egg Hunt in the Park

Saturday, March 31st is the Annual Egg Hunt in the Park at Buena Vista County Park. Join the conservation staff to learn about animals that lay eggs and meet some of the education animals. After the program the egg hunt will begin! The eggs contain goodies and other prizes! The program will start at 2:00 PM followed by the egg hunt. Both will take place in the South Shelter area at Buena Vista County Conservation Park, 377 440th St Peterson, IA 51047. Bring your own basket, sack, whatever you would like to collect your eggs. The egg hunt will begin after the 2:00 PM program and will go until all eggs are found. The program is open to all ages but the egg hunt is limited to children ages 0 -12. This program is free of charge but reservations are required. Please RSVP to the conservation office by Thursday, March 29th at 4:00 PM by calling 712-295-7985. 


Summer 2018 programs coming soon!