McCook Lake Chapter, Izaak Walton League of America

Izaak Walton League of America Pledge
 “To strive for the purity of water, the clarity of air, and the wise stewardship of the land and its resources; to know the beauty and understanding of nature, and the value of wildlife, woodlands and open spaces; to the preservation of this heritage and to man’s sharing in it.  I Pledge myself as member of the Izaak Walton League of America."

Since 1936, the McCook Lake Chapter of the Izaak Walton League (Ike's) has worked to protect the natural resources of McCook Lake and the Tri-State region, including Iowa and Nebraska, along with South Dakota.

Our mission is to conserve, maintain, protect and restore the soil, woodlands, water and other natural resources; to promote means and opportunities for the education of the public with respect to such resources and their enjoyment and wholesome utilization.