Conservation 20/20 manages 45 preserves spread throughout Lee County, within the boundaries of most cities, totaling 24,930 acres. Information about each Conservation 20/20 preserve can be accessed from the list below.

All preserves are open to the public for hiking, wildlife observation, and nature photography and study. Several preserves offer additional recreation opportunities, including fishing, kayaking and canoeing, and horseback riding (
learn more).

Please not
e: Access may occasionally be limited at certain locations due to tem​​​​​​p​​orary flooding or special restoration projects.

Learn about Lee County preserves not purchased through the Conservation 20/20 program​

The nu
mber below associated with the preserve name is the file number assigned by County Lands to land parcels during the acquisition process. If more than one number is listed, the preserve is comprised of land parcels from multiple acquisitions.


 

Alva Scrub Preserve
(057/127/136/195/325/357/163-3)

Billy Creek Preserve
(388)

Bob Janes Preserve
(324)

Buckingham Trails Preserve
(371)

Buttonwood Preserve
(276-2/276-2B)

Caloosahatchee Creeks Preserve
(082/108/124/174/175/188/225/362/472/515/158-2)

Carver Preserve
(368)

Cayo Costa Mangrove Preserve
(397-2)

Cayo Pelau Preserve
(161-3)

Charlotte Harbor Buffer Preserve
(058/091/095/096/099/137/262/280/372/400-2)

Columbus G. McLeod Preserve
(079)

Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed
(428/419-2/465/469/512/519)

Daniels Preserve at Spanish Creek
(260)

Deep Lagoon Preserve
(077/078/116/199-2)

Ding Darling Preserve
(503/551)

Estero Marsh Preserve
(066/128/506)

Flag Pond Preserve
(197)

Galt Preserve
(152/155/185-2)

Gator Hole Preserve
(062)

Hickey's Creek Greenbriar Connector
(243/250.2/285/328/331)

Hickey's Creek Mitigation Park
(004/101/326)

Hickory Swamp Preserve
(073)

Hidden Cypress Preserve
(249-2)

Imperial Marsh Preserve
(093/259/288/321/334)

Imperial River Preserve
(081)

Koreshan Preserve
(258)

Matanzas Pass Preserve
(283/284)

Mullock Creek Preserve
(303)

Oak Creek Preserve
(344-2)

Orange River Preserve
(142/470)

Pine Island Flatwoods Preserve
(092/121/147/168/184-2/346/402/389)

Pine Lake Preserve
(119/301-3)

Pineland Site Complex
(048)

Pop Ash Creek Preserve
(206)

Powell Creek Preserve
(217)

Prairie Pines Preserve
(134/194)

San Carlos Bay - Bunche Beach Preserve
(059)

Six Mile Cypress Preserve North
(390/390Donation/410/422)

Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
(053-2/069/216/239-2/298/347/348/352/360/439)

Smokehouse Bay Preserve
(055/315)

Telegraph Creek Preserve
(236-2/412)

West Marsh Preserve
(214-2)

Wild Turkey Strand Preserve
(090/200/345)

Yellow Fever Creek Preserve
(138/156)

Yucca Pens Preserve
(075/102/107/202/281)