Conservation 20/20 manages 47 preserves spread throughout Lee County, within the boundaries of most cities, totaling nearly 30,000 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 (download recreation and amenities chart). 
Access may occasionally be limited at certain locations due to tem​​​​​​p​​orary flooding or special restoration projects. Search locations with ADA accessible amenities

Preserves are open from dawn until dusk.

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

The number in parenthesis following the preserve name is the file number assigned by the County Lands Department 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

Billy Creek Preserve

Bob Janes Preserve

Buckingham Trails Preserve

Buttonwood Preserve

Caloosahatchee Creeks Preserve

Carver Preserve

Cayo Costa Preserve

Cayo Pelau Preserve

Charlotte Harbor Buffer Preserve

Columbus G. McLeod Preserve

Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed

Daniels Preserve at Spanish Creek

Deep Lagoon Preserve

Ding Darling Preserve

Edison Farms

Estero Marsh Preserve

Flag Pond Preserve

Galt Preserve

Gator Hole Preserve

Hickey's Creek Greenbriar Connector

Hickey's Creek Mitigation Park

Hickory Swamp Preserve

Hidden Cypress Preserve

Imperial Marsh Preserve

Imperial River Preserve

Koreshan Preserve

Matanzas Pass Preserve

Mullock Creek Preserve

Oak Creek Preserve

Olga Shores Preserve

Orange River Preserve

Pine Island Flatwoods Preserve

Pine Lake Preserve

Pineland Site Complex

Pop Ash Creek Preserve

Powell Creek Preserve

Prairie Pines Preserve

San Carlos Bay - Bunche Beach Preserve

Six Mile Cypress Preserve North

Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve

Smokehouse Bay Preserve

Telegraph Creek Preserve

West Marsh Preserve

Wild Turkey Strand Preserve

Yellow Fever Creek Preserve

Yucca Pens Preserve