Waterloo Community Foundation, BHCo Conservation Join Forces to Create Endowment Fund

Waterloo’s Community Foundation and the Black Hawk County Conservation Board are establishing a joint endowment fund, the money to be used to promote, create, and maintain wetland mitigation in the areas under the Conservation Board’s auspices.

A release today(Thur) from the Foundation says the fund has received an initial gift of $10,000.

Black Hawk County’s Conservation Board oversees 9,000 acres, including river accesses, wetlands, wildlife areas, campgrounds, bike trails, geologic sites, lodges and a nature center.