Soil & Water Conservation District
|Phone: (574) 753-4705 ext.3
|Location||906 West Broadway Street
Logansport, IN 46947
Admin. Assist./Educ. Coord., SWCD
District Conservationist, NRCS
|2014 District |
|Jim Miller, Chairman|
Sandy Heckard, Vice-Chairman
“Founded in the Spring 1946 Serving Cass County’s Conservation Needs”
The Cass County Soil and Water Conservation District, a political subdivision of the State of Indiana, is managed by five supervisors, who are elected by Cass County Landowners. Supervisors serve without pay and are responsible for developing the local programs, obtaining and disbursing funds and setting priorities. They also have authority to hire district staff and to oversee all district activities.
Our PurposeThe Cass County Soil and Water Conservation District works cooperatively with the Indiana State Department of Agriculture and the Natural Resources Conservation Service to assist landowners in the planned management of land and water.
Our MissionThe Cass County Soil and Water Conservation District is committed to promote and encourage soil and water conservation and the wise use of natural resources.
- Technical Assistance to Land Users
- Water Quality Concerning Agriculture and Urban Needs
- Soils Information
- Environmental Education
- Marketing Conservation
- Community Outreach
- Environmental Partnerships
- Warm Season Grass Drill
- Soils Maps
- Aerial Maps
- Topography Maps
- Flood Plain Maps
- City and County Programs
- Envirothon – High School
- River Expedition – High School
- School Programs upon request
- 5th Grade Conservation Field Day
- Teachers Conservation Workshops
- Adult Education Programs
- Adult Conservation Field Days
- River Friendly Farmer
- Conservation Cooperator of the Year
- Clean Water Indiana Grants
- Radio Programs
- News Releases
- Conservation Farm Programs
To help finance our conservation programs, we sell: Plat Books, Marking Flags, Trees, and Plants
We still have Nuts, Trees and Plants for sale. Thank you for your purchases!
Our Annual Meeting will be February 17, 2017 at the Cass County 4-H Fairgrounds, 8:00 – Noon.
8:00 – 8:30 will be registration with coffee and donuts. There will be a short business meeting to elect
New Supervisors and then our speakers will be Hans Kok and Krista Pullen. We will end at 11:30 with lunch.
Please call our office to register