Sioux County Conservation Foundation

1603 Oak Grove Road
Hawarden, IA 51023

The Sioux County Conservation Foundation is a non-profit organization formed with the mission of: “Providing resources for the enhancement, preservation, and enjoyment of nature in Sioux County.”

The Sioux County Conservation Foundation has a 501C3 status, and is made up of five board members:
Brian VanEngen of Sioux Center – Chairsperson
Stan Hoekstra of Hawarden - Treasurer
Dawn DeWit of Rock Valley - Secretary
Gordon Pottebaum of Alton - Member
Greg Hansen of Hospers - Member

The current project in funding the Prairie Woods Nature Center to provide a place for families, groups, and individuals to learn more about our natural environment, and will house the Sioux County Conservation Board Environmental Education Programs and offices.

The committee welcomes your input and ideas. Please email either,
Gordon Pottebaum at
Sunday Ford at