Due to the number of positive COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations across the country and locally, Linn County has closed most buildings to the public to help reduce community spread of the virus and to help ensure continuity of County services.
Maintain and implement a hazard tree program to ensure public safety.
Maintain crop leases for the conservation department as part of wildlife habitat program.
Manage and restore wetlands for wildlife habitat, water quality, & flood control.
Conduct landscaping of newly developed properties including trails and park improvement sites
Many prairie species, like wildflowers, benefit from the cold and moist conditions to germinate when the soil temperature rises in the spring. Linn County Conservation continues its efforts to provide diverse prairies for pollinators within the County.
Salvage Harvest - log sales
The Linn County Conservation Department will be receiving lump sum, sealed bids for multiple lots of cut logs. Sealed bid sales were conducted January through March of 2021 and will resume in the winter when ground conditions allow for continuation of the harvest. This page will be updated with information for bidders on quantity of logs, sealed bid form and due dates, and locations as sales become available.