Provide for the conservation of the soil, and soil and water resources of this County, and for the control and prevention of soil erosion and for flood prevention or the conservation, development, utilization, and disposal of water, and thereby to stabilize ranching and farming operations, to preserve natural resources, protect the tax base, control floods, prevent impairment of dams and reservoirs, preserve wildlife, protect public lands, and protect and promote the health, safety and general welfare of the people of this County.
The Conservation District’s Monthly Board meetings are held at the USDA Service Center office on the first Thursday of each month. Meetings start at 4:00 pm. The meetings are open to the public. For more information feel free to call or contact us.
Good News! We have extended the deadline for the Sweetwater County Conservation District Community Enhancement Grant
Do you have a great idea for a conservation project? The Community Enhancement Grants are now available to provide opportunities for groups and organizations to serve their communities by working together on projects to enhance our natural resources and improve community awareness with a focus on natural resources. Projects that address soil erosion, water quality and quantity, vegetation resources, energy conservation, wildlife habitat, natural resource education or that beautify the natural landscape along public corridors are all eligible. The grants are open to any groups, teams, clubs, schools, partnering agencies, businesses, church groups, scout groups or other civic organizations with a sincere interest in making a difference and providing service to your community. Applications can be written for any amount up to $5,000.00. For more information on potential projects, ideas and eligible expenses visit our website for grant guidelines and applications at www.swccd.us; give us a call at the office - 362-5257; Joshua Coursey - 389-7495 or send us an email; firstname.lastname@example.org - Applications are due Monday May 3rd, 2021.
If you are interested in serving on the Board, see further details at www.swccd.us. Please submit a letter of interest, your area of expertise along with a resume by December 31, 2020. The Board meets the first Thursday of every month. Email email@example.com; call the office at 362-5257 or stop by at 79 Winston Dr. Suite 103 Rock Springs, WY 82901
Compensation: District Supervisors are volunteers – make a difference in your community today!