Your local source for natural resource management assistance.
We're here to help you with your conservation and natural resource needs.
The Washtenaw County Conservation District is a local agency of Michigan state government that assists Washtenaw County landowners and residents with the conservation and management of their natural resources.
With direct technical assistance or referrals to other experts, we're your local source for conservation and natural resource management.
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Field to the Great Lakes Events: August - September Events that provide farmers a platform to share information about practices and programs that help protect our water resources.
> Water Quality Tall Ship Sails > WLEB Conservation Practice Conferences
Registration is required and seats are filling fast!
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * PUBLIC NOTICE: CONSERVATION DISTRICT BUDGET HEARING The proposed budget of the Washtenaw County Conservation District for the fiscal year beginning October 1, 2016 will be presented to the District Board of Directors for final approval at the regular monthly meeting on September 1, 2016, 8:15 p.m., at the District office. The public is invited to comment on the proposed budget at this time. Copies of the proposed budget are available at the District office located at 7203 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor MI. Phone: (734)761-6721 ext. 5.
Rain Barrels Looking for a rain barrel? Contact the District Office about on-hand supply and availability.
Click on "Rain Barrels" under the "Products" tab above for more information.
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * CONSERVATION/MAEAP FARM BUS TOUR Wednesday, September 7th 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Farmers, farmland owners and partners of agriculture are invited to tour MAEAP verified farms and have lunch on us!
8:45 a.m. Board Charter Bus at Washtenaw Farm Bureau, 5095 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd.
9:00 a.m. Depart for tour stops:
Zilke Vegetable Farm, Milan
Don Laier Farm, Chelsea
Lunch at Stivers Restaurant
12:30 p.m. Return to Farm Bureau
Seats are limited and registration is required by Monday, August 29th
TO REGISTER, CONTACT: Nicole Booth, Washtenaw Farm Bureau Phone: 734-429-1420 (8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org