Welcome to the Soil and Water Conservation District. We serve as a local agency prepared to manage and conserve the soil, water and natural resources of Wayne County.
Invasive Species

There’s been an increase in sightings of new species around the area. To easily identify & report these invasives, we’ve created a pocket sized “Invasive Plant Species ID” guidebook. Stop by our office and get yours today!


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AEM is a voluntary, incentive-based program to help farmers make common-sense, cost-effective and science-based decisions to help meet business objectives while protecting and conserving natural resources. more…


We’re pleased to host this year’s Envirothon on April 23rd at the Montezuma Nature Center. Awards ceremony takes place at 1:00 P.M.

Latest News


Sodus Central Students Help Protect Sodus Bay

Sodus Central Students 9-12 visited Sodus Point to help in the protection of Sodus Bay. The students permanently adhered stainless steel markers next to storm drains. Markers have a "Only Rain Down the Drain" message reminding citizens to keep our waterways clean. Stormwater runoff is rainwater that flows over land and directly into local creeks … [Read More...]