Let's Pull Together on September 12!
Volunteer to remove weeds from special places in Benton County.
We work with landowners
to conserve soil & water resources
Protecting Natural Wetlands
maintains sustainable life and diversity
Benton SWCD has adopted our first-ever five-year strategic plan. It includes a revitalized mission, new vision and three goal areas for our work.
Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs) work to promote cleaner water, improved crop land, pastures, forests and restored wildlife habitat.
Restore and enhance wetlands, riparian areas and wildlife habitat.
Reduce soil erosion and improve water quality.
Provide conservation education for Benton County youth.
Coordinate workshops on conservation practices and natural resource issues.
… and moreAll about Benton SWCD
August 10, 2015
A Corvallis teacher describes his experience at Summer Ag Institute. Read more »
July 30, 2015
Volunteers paddled the Willamette River with one goal in mind: remove invasive water primrose! Read more »