Report a Hunting Violation
If you would like to report a Wildlife Crime or Hunting Violation, please contact the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.
The DNR Conservation Officer assigned to Hardin County is:
Nate Carr, Conservation Officer
Hardin & Hamilton County
Submit a Turn in Poachers (TIP): Call 1-800-532-2020 or submit your TIP online.
More information about the Law Enforcement Bureau under the Iowa DNR can be found on the Iowa DNR Law Enforcement website.
Iowa Ornithologists' Union
"Bringing together birders of all skill levels". The Iowa Ornithologists Union is an organization and resource for both beginner and experienced birders. Providing resources like where to bird, how to bird, and how to link with professionals in ornithology are some of the key attributes here. With a slogan like "WHO is an ornithologist?, YOU are an ornithologist!", they promote a rare developmental experience for all visitors and residents in our state to become involved in an enjoyable citizen science program.
Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation
"Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation (INHF) is a statewide 501 (c)(3) nonprofit conservation organization that works with private landowners and public agencies to protect and restore Iowa’s land, water and wildlife. Since our founding in 1979, our supporters and staff have protected more than 185,000 acres of Iowa’s natural resources."