Conservation 20/20 manages 49 preserves spread throughout Lee County, including within the boundaries of most cities. These preserves combined total slightly more than 30,000 acres.

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

All preserves are open to the public for hiking, wildlife observation, and nature study. Several preserves offer additional recre
ation opportunities, including fishing, kayaking and canoeing, and horseback riding. Search recreation activities online or download recreation and amenities chart

Preserves are open daily during daylight hours. Access may be limited at certain locations due to temporary flooding, special restoration projects, or isolated location. 
Information about each Conservation 20/20 preserve can be accessed from the list below.

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

Estero Marsh Preserve

Flag Pond Preserve

Galt Preserve

Gator Hole Preserve


Hickey Creek Greenbriar Connector

Hickey Creek Mitigation Park

Hickory Swamp Preserve

Hidden Cypress Preserve

Imperial Marsh Preserve

Imperial River Preserve

Koreshan Preserve

Larry Kiker Preserve

Matanzas Pass Preserve

Mound Key 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 Slough Preserve

Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve North

Smokehouse Bay Preserve

Telegraph Creek Preserve

West Marsh Preserve

Wild Turkey Strand Preserve

Yellow Fever Creek Preserve

Yucca Pens Preserve