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
The regularly scheduled Board meeting of the Lucas Soil and Water Conservation District on April 23, 2019 at 9:00 AM has a new location. The Board will meet at the Monclova Fire Department (4395 Albon Rd., Monclova, OH 43542), in the Training Room.
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).