Natural resources for future generations.
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Protecting Natural Wetlands
maintains sustainable life and diversity
SWCD director elections occur every two years during the General Election. The date for the General Election this year is November 8, 2016. ODA serves as the elections officer. Contact the Benton SWCD office if you have any questions. Click the button for election procedures, necessary qualifications, and deadlines for submission of forms.More elections information
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.
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July 27, 2016
This internship has been all encompassing- stretching my mind to think, working my hands with samples, and lending out my services as a student. Read more »
July 21, 2016
Many of our native butterflies need specific plants as larval hosts and as sources of nectar. Find out which plants to choose to attract your favorite butterflies. Read more »