Category Archives: Education

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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Follow Friday: National Association of Conservation Districts

The National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) is the nonprofit organization that represents America’s 3,000 conservation districts and the 17,000 men and women who serve on their governing boards. Conservation districts are local units of government established under state law to carry out natural resource management programs at the local level. Districts work with millions of cooperating landowners and operators

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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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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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