Central Aroostook

Soil & Water Conservation District

 

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Welcome to the Central Aroostook Soil and Water Conservation District

 

Providing conservation assistance and education to the landowners of

Central Aroostook County for over 60 years.

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ATTN: Contractors!

Upcoming Certification Course

Info to follow ASAP


 

Envirothon Fall Field Day 2013

Oct. 17, 2013 at Nancy Holmquist Roble's in Sweden. All schools encouraged to participate. 

 To register contact: Kassy Michaud at 764-4153 Ext. 130 or email kathryn.watson@me.nacdnet.net

 

 


 


 

The Importance of the District and Conservation

 

Ronald Brown, President of the Kansas Association of Conservation Districts, recently gave a testimony to the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture about the crucial work that the NRCS and Conservation Districts do and the need for continuing funding of conservation, especially in tough financial time.

Click here to read the testimony.

 

 

 

USDA Agriculture Research Service Cover Crop Chart

 

The USDA Agriculture Research Service (ARS) has recently made available its Cover Crop Chart; a concise, electronic booklet with pertinent information on typical cover crops grown in the US. The chart can be found here.

 

 

Take Our Natural Resources Issues Survey

The CASWCD is asking landowners in the Central Aroostook area to take part in a survey to express their particular Natural Resources concerns. Please take a few minutes to fill out the survey and provide your input to your District. The results from this survey will be used to develop and prioritize our efforts to find solutions and attract funding for cost-share projects. Click on the Natural Resources Survey link or here to take the survey now. Thank you and we appreciate your input!

 

 


Our Mission

To protect, conserve, and improve our area's natural resources for future generations by utilizing available technical, financial and education resources.

 

 

The Central Aroostook Soil & Water Conservation District is a Non-Profit Organization all proceeds from our fundraising efforts are used to promote conservation and the wise use of our natural resources.  The Central Aroostook County SWCD is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


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