Bi-State Conservation Action Network( BiCAN), a group from various Quad-City environmental agencies, is planning a BioBlitz on June 25/26 from 2pm-2pm. Registration deadline is June 4. It will be held at Illiniwek Forest Preserve, Elton Fawks and Fisherman's Corner. Experts will be surveying and cataloging species from various areas of the preserve.
The goal is to collect basic taxonomic data and to highlight the value of local habitats. The hallmark of a BioBlitz is that members of the public witness and participate in the study of local biodiversity, learning more about the natural world in their own community. The public is welcome to join in various hikes and educational [ Click Title for Full Article ]
Nothing gets the litter message across more effectively than personally picking it up! Groups volunteer to be out cleaning approximately 46 miles of roads. The enthusiasm resulting from the partnership of these volunteers and Scott County is helping keep our County beautiful. Motorist need to be aware and exercise caution.
SCOTT COUNTY SECONDARY ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE
Road Involved: 20th Avenue (Y30) will be closed between 240th Street and State Highway 130
Date Closed: Monday, March 8, 2021
Description of Closure: Road will be closed to thru traffic for two bridge replacement projects. The road may be closed for up to 140 working days.