Providing Today, Protecting Tomorrow!

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2017 Order Form

Annual Tree and
Shrub Seedling Sale.

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4 Hour Training

NYS DEC endorsed contractor training
for erosion and sediment control.

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Trail System

Jefferson County Forests Trails

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Upcoming Events

  • Mon
    14
    Aug
    2017

    Board Meeting - August 2017

    5:30 pm

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The Soil and Water Conservation District is the largest provider of technical service to the agricultural community in Jefferson County, NY.

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We are committed to providing technical assistance and education to the residents of Jefferson County to ensure the wise use of soil, water, and other natural resources.

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Events and News

Larvicide “dunk” kits – GONE!

The larvicide “dunk” kits have been distributed to residents throughout Jefferson County.  If you missed out, we encourage you to find other ecologically safe methods to deal with mosquitoes.  Jefferson County Public Health Service is a great resource:  (315)...

Honoring Vern LaFave

Before the board meeting on Monday, July 10, 2017, Executive Director, Christine Watkins, presented a certificate to Mrs. Nancy LaFave and her daughter, Kim.  The certificate was to posthumously honor Vernon LaFave for his 20 years of service on the District Board of...

FREE larvicide “dunk” kits – while supplies last

Thanks to a special grant, Sen. Patty Ritchie has asked the District to once again distribute FREE larvicide “dunk” kits to Jefferson County residents. "When placed in standing water where mosquitoes can breed, such as in flowerpots, rain barrels, roof gutters,...

Survey: Lake Ontario water levels

New York Sea Grant and Cornell are urging residents, businesses, municipalities, agencies, etc. with property on or connected to Lake Ontario is being urged to take this survey, even if you have not yet has any impact from flooding: Click here to take the...

2017 Registration Has Closed

Class has reached its maximum capacity.

 

At this time the registration for the 4- Hour NYS DEC endorsed contractor training for erosion and sediment control has been closed.

 

Due to the large amount of positive feedback and full class registration this year, we plan on hosting this class again in March of 2018.

 

Thank you for your interest in this great training opportunity!