Lee County Conservation

Born Earlier This Year
3:22 pm
Thu July 24, 2014

Trumpeter Swans Doing Well in Lee County

Cygnets in Trumpeter Marsh in Lee County
Credit Lee County Conservation/ Tom Buckley

The Lee County Conservation Department has been taking extra precautions to ensure the safety of five trumpeter swans (or cygnets) born earlier this summer.

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Building to Feature Nature Center
9:01 am
Thu July 24, 2014

New Building for Lee County Conservation Department

The damage caused by a lightning strike at the Lee County Conservation Office

Lee County will borrow about $500,000 to pay for a new building for the Conservation Department.

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County Seats/Conservation
7:59 am
Thu July 17, 2014

Busy Night Upcoming for Lee County Board

How the south Lee County courthouse fares in the eyes of the County Seat Advisory Committee remains to be seen.

The night's agenda includes a recommendation from the committee examining the options on offering county services in one or both county seats and a possible vote on a new building for the Lee County Conservation Office.

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County Keeps Close Eye On Newborns
9:38 am
Tue June 24, 2014

Lee County Conservation Welcomes Five Cygnets

Cygnets in Trumpeter Marsh in Lee County.
Credit Lee County Conservation/Tom Buckley

The Lee County Conservation Department's trumpeter swan restoration effort is welcoming five newborns this summer.

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Lightning Strike Damaged Office
5:57 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Lee County Conservation Seeking Temporary Home

One of the spots where the lightning is believed to have entered the Lee County Conservation Board's office in late April.

The Lee County Conservation Board still has a lot of decisions to make about its headquarters.

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