Category Archives: Events

Streambank Stablilization and Riparian Enhancement Workshop: Belmont SWCD

Streambank Stabilization and Riparian Enhancement Workshop Tuesday, June 30th 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Stillwater Science Center 998 Shamrock Drive Barnesville, Ohio This free, full-day workshop will be led by an experienced stream restoration expert, Joel Bingham of EnviroScience, Inc. Topics will include stream physical forms and functions and the application of this information to develop stream restoration and enhancement

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Breakfast on the Farm: Fulton SWCD

The agriculture community of Fulton County, Ohio, is hosting Breakfast on the Farm (BOTF) in Northwest Ohio on Saturday, June 13th.  Fulton Soil and Water Conservation District, the Ohio Farm Bureau Fulton County and The Ohio State University Extension Fulton County Office along with Sandland Dairy Farm is hosting this event, which will be free to the public.  The event

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Workshop Wednesday: Low Impact Development Performance and Policy Implications in Ohio

The Chagrin River Watershed Partners Inc., the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, the Erie Soil & Water Conservation District, the Old Woman Creek National Estuarine Research Reserve and North Carolina State University have been conducting a three-year study on the performance of bioretention and permeable pavement in northern Ohio. Results from this research are being utilized to update post-construction best

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Thowback Thursday: Summer Supervisor School 1951

Today’s Throwback Thursday is a group picture from Summer Supervisor School 1951 at Lake Hope. Summer Supervisor School has been a OFSWCD tradition for roughly 70 years. Supervisors, Staff, Conservation Partners, and family join together for a 2 days of training, general sessions, and tours. This year, Summer Supervisor School will be in Holmes County, Ohio. Check out more at

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CONSERVATION AGENCIES ADDRESS WATER QUALITY IN A BIG WAY!

With issues concerning water quality in the headlines everywhere you look these days, some might say we are setting ourselves up for the “perfect storm”. Adams Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) along with several local, state and federal partners is working hard to combat the “perfect storm” with their own “perfect CONSERVATION storm”. Here’s how… Water Quality Protection Program

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