17238 Soil and Water Conservation

Find 17238 soil and water conservation offices (SWCS). Soil and water conservation offices provide information about water pollution, water management and how to save water, wildlife conservation, and soil erosion.

Hagerstown Washington County Soil and Water Conservation 1260 Maryland Avenue Hagerstown MD 21740 26.7 miles from 17238 301-797-6821

Allegany Soil and Water Conservation 12407 Naves Cross Road Northeast Cumberland MD 21502 34.3 miles from 17238 301-777-1747

Catoctin Soil and Water Conservation 92 Thomas Johnson Drive Frederick MD 21702 47.9 miles from 17238 301-695-2804

West Virginia State Soil and Water Conservation 23161 Northwestern Pike Romney WV 26757 48.3 miles from 17238 304-822-8845

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About Soil and Water Conservation Offices

What is a Soil and Water Conservation District Association?

A Soil and Water Conservation District Association is an organization that represents the local Soil and Water Conservation District. In some states, these associations receive government funding, while in other states they are private nonprofit organizations. These associations promote efforts to conserve natural resources and advocate for conservation policies.

What is a Conservation Innovation Grant?

Conservation Innovation Grants are competitive grants awarded by the USDA through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program. These grants support innovation in conservation efforts. Individuals, American Indian Tribes, and nongovernmental organizations can apply for Conservation Innovation Grants.

Who can participate in the Environmental Quality Incentives Program?

Landowners who have cropland, rangeland, pastureland, or non-industrial private forestland may be eligible to participate in the incentives program. Environmental Quality Incentives Programs may be run at the local, state, or federal level, so the specific participation requirements and financial assistance may vary.