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Conservation district has done important work for decades

  |  October 12, 2011
Through the first half of the 20th century, many hills in Ohio were denuded of trees ...

Kiracofe: Fiscal uncertainty spurred request for 0.1-mill levy

  |  October 4, 2011
Local voters will help decide a countywide levy request when they go to the polls Nov. 8.

CONSERVATION DISTRICT SUPERVISORS ELECTED

  |  October 3, 2011
Newark – John Chacey and Chuck Clevenger have been elected to the LCSWCD Board ...

Licking Soil & Water Conservation District Levy Q & A

  |  September 22, 2011
What does Soil & Water Conservation do? ...

CONSERVATION DISTRICT OPEN HOUSE SET FOR SUNDAY

  |  September 19, 2011
LCSWCD will hold an Open House from 1-5pm on Sunday, September 25 ...

About 200 Volunteers Clean up Licking River

  |  September 11, 2011
Philip Hall was keeping track of the number of tires he pulled out of the Licking River. ...

CONSERVATION DISTRICT HOSTS PROGRAMS AT FAIR

  |  August 2, 2011
LCSWCD will co-host educational programs at the Natural Resources Area of the ...

COMMISSIONERS APPROVE SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION LEVY REQUEST

  |  July 28, 2011
Licking County Commissioners, at the request of the LCSWCD Board, have ...

CONSERVATION DISTRICT SEEKS BOARD CANDIDATES

  |  July 11, 2011
LCSWCD's Board Nominating Committee is seeking interested and qualified candidates ...

Rain Garden installation Dates Set

  |  May 27, 2011
LCSWCD will help three communities install demonstration rain gardens. ...

Middle School Envirothon Draws Hundreds

  |  May 26, 2011
Despite threats of rain, about 200 seventh and eighth students converged on the ...

NBC4i Promotes Rain Barrels and Rain Gardens at LCSWCD

  |  May 19, 2011
Rain barrels and rain gardens conserve water and protect our watersheds. ...

14,000 Trees Handed out to Students

  |  April 30, 2011
When Linda Brobeck, Oregon Elementary School principal, received a letter stating ...

County Conservation District Considering Possible tax Levy

  |  April 30, 2011
LCSWCD began a marketing campaign April 27 in anticipation of what may be its first-ever property-tax levy on the fall ballot.

NRCS Announces Opportunity for Organic Producers

  |  April 25, 2011
USDA’s NRCS Chief Dave White today announced another funding opportunity for ...

Soil and Water Districts Might Seek Property Taxes

  |  April 25, 2011
Reducing state funding for county soil and water conservation districts might force ...

Licking SWCD wants to see conservation through use of rain gardens

  |  April 16, 2011
LCSWCD is conserving rainwater while beautifying area villages ...

What does "Conserving Natural Resources" Mean to You?

  |  March 16, 2011
What does "Conserving natural resources today, for your children's tomorrow" mean to you? ...

Farmers' Share Breakfast Draws Hundreds

  |  March 15, 2011
The Second Annual Farmers’ Share breakfast drew over 375 Licking County residents to ...

Will the Conservation Legacy Continue?

By   |  January 20, 2011
For over 60 years, conservation districts and partners across our nation have made ...

USDA Offers Conservation Funding to Organic Producers - Initiative in its Third Year

  |  December 22, 2010
Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan today announced USDA will provide ...

Licking County Contributes to Ohio Farmland Preservation Efforts

  |  December 15, 2010
LCSWCD serves as a local sponsor for Ohio Department of Agriculture farmland ...

EQIP Conservation Program Sign-up Deadline Set

  |  November 22, 2010
USDA NRCS has set Wednesday, December 1, 2010 as the deadline to sign up for EQIP ...

Farmland Preservation Efforts Continue

  |  November 4, 2010
ODA recently announced a series of regional meetings to inform ...

Licking SWCD Holds Successful 2010 Annual Meeting

  |  November 3, 2010
LCSWCD held its 66th Annual Meeting Saturday, October 30 ...

Ohio Department of Agriculture Preserves Thirty-seven Farms Using Clean Ohio Funds

  |  September 29, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ohio Department of Agriculture Preserves Thirty-seven Farms Using Clean Ohio Funds REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (Sept. 28, 2010) – The Ohio Department

Volunteers Sought

  |  August 3, 2010
Volunteers are needed to assist with educational and outreach programs, clerical work and data entry, rain barrel cleaning and plumbing. If you have a particular skill or interest, contact the District to discuss possible projects. For more information please call us at 740-670-5330.
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District Seeks Board Member Candidates

  |  August 3, 2010
Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District is seeking interested and qualified candidates for its Board of Supervisors.
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Show Your Ingenuity – Save Water Now for Use in August

By   |  July 14, 2010
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Discover, Learn, Enjoy: Your Own Backyard

  |  May 6, 2010
Licking SWCD will be hosting a series of hands-on workshops that focus on Backyard Conservation. Join us for one or all of our events!