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.

Emerald Ash Borer

Our Ash Trees Will Be Under Attack by Emerald Ash Borer! These beetles can have a one or two-year life cycle. Adult beetles leave D-shaped exit holes in the outer bark of the trees trunks and branches.  …  Read More  –Learn more with our 2015 “Invasive Species” Calendar. 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. 

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


Congratulations to this year’s winning team from Red Creek H.S. Pictured above are advisor -Mr. Joseph Bonanno. Back Row: Jonathan Kolb, Kathryn Smith, Matthew Ubbink, Tyler DuVall, Gracie Wright.

The Envirothon is a series of interactive competitions where schools compete with each other in soil, aquatics, forestry, wildlife and the current environmental issue.  more …