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
Giant Hogweed

Giant Hogweed

Giant Hogweed is a federal noxious weed, a non-native invasive plant and public health hazard which can cause severe burns, permanent scarring and even blindness. Report all sightings to 845-256-3111 …….. Read More  –Learn how to identify invasive species with our “Invasive Plant Species ID” guidebook. Stop by our office and get yours today!
AGRICULTURE

AEM logo
 

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. 

AEM Case Studies
–  Hidden Canyon Farm
Mouton Farms
How-Bar Farms

Summer Education Series
Water_Quality_Events
Composting

July 31, 2014 Landowner Water Quality Management: “Reduce, Recycle, Reuse / Healthy Communities”6:00 P.M.– 8:00 P.M. Ann Lee Drive The 3 R’s are a common theme when it comes to man made homeowner wastes – learn how it applies to your own property. Master Gardeners will teach composting concepts. Click here for a full list.

Latest District News

3rs

Water Quality Education

Landowner Water Quality Management: "Reduce, Recycle, Reuse for Healthy Communities" July 31, 2014 Landowner Water Quality Management: “Reduce, Recycle, Reuse for Healthy Communities” 6:00 P.M.– 8:00 P.M. Hosted by: Lorraine & Russell Thomas, 6420 Ann Lee Drive, North Rose NY The 3 R’s are a common theme when it comes to man made homeowner wastes, however it applies on your own property with nature’s best gifts that can help you to reduce the use of fertilizers, pesticides and herbicide needs. … [Read More...]

... Check out More District News