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.

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Happy Earth Day!

Earth Day is a Birthday!! Just like a birthday is a special day to celebrate a person, Earth Day is a special day that celebrates the Earth. Every year, America and over 100 different countries join together in the celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd.  On Earth Day, we remember to appreciate nature and learn ways to protect our … [Read More...]