Dubuque Soil & Water Conservation District
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Mississippi River fall colors.
Fishing on Catfish Creek.
Fall seeded Cover Crop
Mission Statement: To protect, conserve and restore the natural resources of Dubuque County for present and future generations by actively seeking resources and partnerships to promote Soil Conservation and improve Water Quality.
The Dubuque Soil & Water Conservation District helps guide the soil and water conservation programs in the county, and has the opportunity to influence state and national conservation programs.
Conservation Districts establish conservation priorities, resolve soil loss complaints, establish acceptable soil loss limits, publish annual reports, approve soil conservation plans, and assist in the management of district funds and personnel.
WEB SOIL SURVEY - online access to relevant soil and related information needed to make land-use and management decisions. Fast. Free. Friendly.
SOIL HEALTH is a hot topic of conversation nowadays. Read more about successes across Iowa here .
Also, see the NEWS tab above.
HIRING - Conservation Agronomist is being hired. See the NEWS tab above for more info.
210 Bierman Road, Epworth, Iowa 52045 Phone: (563) 876-3418 ext. 3 Email: Colleen.Siefken@ia.nacdnet.net
Women, Land & Legacy has arrived in Dubuque County! Visit our facebook page at Dubuque County Women, Land & Legacy for further information. The team is currently planning our upcoming learning sessions.