The Lucas Soil & Water Conservation District is a subdivision of state government that promotes best management practices of natural resources within Lucas County, Ohio. Whether through a classroom, a rain garden, or a 500-acre farm conservation project -- we're here to help you care for our local soil and water!
NEWS & EVENTS
Ohio Working Lands Buffer Program
The Ohio Department of Agriculture, in partnership with the Lucas SWCD, is providing funding for new assistance programs for NW Ohio farmers to help protect water quality in the western Lake Erie basin. The Ohio Working Lands Buffer Program will encourage producers to establish year-round vegetative cover on eligible cropland. For more information, visit our Farm Conservation page.
**Sign-up March 15, 2019 - May 1, 2019
If you have questions or would like to apply for the
Ohio Working Lands Buffer Program, contact
Lucas SWCD's Area Conservation Technician,
Matthew Browne, at (419) 893-1966 ext. 3#
or (419) 377-0901 (work cell).
Spring 2019 Sales
A few weeks left to place orders for the Tree, Shrub, & Garden Sale! Visit this page to order online or download the order form here. Order deadline is April 1st, and tree pickup is Thursday and Friday, April 11th-12th.
**The order form is also inside the Spring 2019 edition of our newsletter, Conservation News! If you don't already receive our newsletter, contact us.**
We are also accepting orders for the Fish Sale and Cover Crop Sale! Click on the Sale you are interested in to be redirected to the order page.