The Iowa Conservation Education Coalition (ICEC) is a non-profit organization with a long-standing tradition of providing professional development to formal and non-formal educators in conservation and environmental education. ICEC is the unifying voice for conservation and environmental education in Iowa. Individuals, organizations, and agencies interested in promoting conservation and environmental education in Iowa are key players in the success of ICEC.


ICEC is the host for the biennial Midwest Environmental Education Conference in 2021. Please mark July 26-29, 2021 on your calendar and make plans to join us in scenic Decorah, Iowa!

ICEC Events

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    ExCom Meeting

    December 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Latest News & Announcements

Ecosystem Architects

by ICEC | October 8, 2020 | Home, Wild
What is an ecosystem? Ecosystems are the complex interaction of all the living and nonliving aspects of a particular...
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Nominations open for ICEC Executive Committee

by ICEC | September 17, 2020 | Home
The call for nominations for ICEC ExCom is now open! ICEC is looking for individuals interested in joining the...
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Celebrate Iowa’s Prairie Heritage

by ICEC | September 10, 2020 | Home, Wild
September 13-19, 2020 is Iowa Prairie Heritage Week! Iowa’s landscape was once covered by vast rolling hills of prairie....
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2021 MEEC Call for Presentations

by ICEC | September 8, 2020 | Home
ICEC is the host organization for the 2021 Midwest Environmental Education Conference. The conference will be based at Luther...
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Poster and Photo Contest Alert

by ICEC | September 7, 2020 | Home
The National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) is now accepting submissions for the 2020 NACD and NACD Auxiliary Poster...
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Classroom Phenology Notebook

by ICEC | July 9, 2020 | Home, Wild
“Many of the events of the annual cycle recur year after year in a regular order. A year-to-year record...
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