Conservation Board

The Conservation Board is the advisory board for the Conservation Department in the county.


Hardin County Conservation Board meets on the second Tuesday of every month at 6:00 PM, unless posted in the Hardin County newspapers. These meetings are open to the public and public comments. Most meetings are held at the Conservation Headquarters, 15537 S Ave, Ackley.

If you would like more information about an upcoming board meeting, contact 641-648-4361.

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Members serve 5-year terms and may be re-appointed. The term expiration dates are listed below, under each Board Member’s name and area of residence in Hardin County.

Jessica Lara, Vice-Chair

Jessica Lara

Kirk Rice

Kirk Rice
Iowa Falls, 12/31/2022
Iowa Falls, 12/31/2023

Trent Lambert

Trent Lambert
Eldora, 12/31/2021

Bryan Meints

Bryan Meints
Eldora, 12/31/2024

Jo Baumman

Jo Baumann

 Iowa Falls, 12/31/2025

Alan Kadolph, Ex-officio

Allen Kadolph