1383 Arcadia Road, Rm 200 - Lancaster, PA 17601 - Phone: 717-299-5361 ext. 5 - Fax: 717-299-9459




























 

 

WELCOME!

For over 50 years the purpose of the Conservation District has been to increase awareness of the relationship between human activities and our natural environment. The District helps to focus attention on the wise use of the land, water, and related natural resources. It provides assistance to individuals and public and private organizations in solving the complex problems of our  environment.

 

Normal Business Hours are Monday through Friday

7:30am-4:00pm

 

 

EXTRAORDINARY GIVE to Benefit Conservation School

This November 21 go the EXTRA mile for the Conservation Foundation of Lancaster County.  On that day, we’re participating in the Extraordinary Give, Lancaster County’s Largest Day of Giving.  Each dollar donated to the Conservation Foundation of Lancaster County goes to the Lancaster County Youth Conservation School.  For 24-hours only, visit www.Extragive.org  make a donation and every dollar you donate will be stretched by $250,000 from the Lancaster County Community Foundation and their presenting sponsors.

Your donation to the Lancaster County Youth Conservation School helps to provide supplies, transportation, and programming for a unique educational program enriching the lives of students ages 14-16 who participate in a rigorous summer adventure.

 

When you give, Extraordinary Things Happens!  Mark your calendar, tell your friends, give Extraordinary.

 

 

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Job Opening Announcement

E&S Secretary

TEACHERS

2014-2015 Education Program Guide

 

New Publication

Practices for Conserving Natural Resources

 

If you own property within the Little Conestoga Watershed you may be eligible for cost-share funding to install some beneficial stormwater Best Management Practices on your property through the Little Conestoga Partnership Healthy Watershed Stormwater Incentives Program.  Check out the Watershed tab for more information.

 

Link to DEP's Webinars on Construction (NPDES) Permitting; Notice of Termination and other related broadcasts

 

FALL NEWSLETTER

EarthEcho International Features Lancaster Farmers, Students and our Conservation District Staff!!!  Into the Dead Zone, a documentary on watersheds is available to watch now through this link!

 

Visit our Publications Page to see our new educational information, including the Homeowners Guide to Stormwater!

 

Link to the PA DEP ELibrary, EMaps & other resources

 

**Visit the LANCASTER COUNTY WATERSHEDS Website to get more information on your local watershed and events happening in your area!

 

 

**** Lancaster County Conservation District Monthly Board Meetings begin at 7:30pm unless otherwise noted.

**** The Nutrient Management Committee and Ag Cost Share Committee meets one hour to each regularly scheduled Board Meeting.

**** The Conservation Foundation of Lancaster County meetings are held the 4th Wednesday in January, April, July, and October at 3:00 pm at the Farm and Home Center.

 

 

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

10-17-2014
EQIP Round 1 Deadline
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10-22-2014
Lancaster County Cover Crop Field Day
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10-29-2014
"Unlock The Secrets In The Soil & Streams" Workshop
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11-11-2014
Veterans' Day- Office Closed
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11-27-2014
Thanksgiving Day- Office Closed
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11-28-2014
Office Closed
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12-19-2014
EQIP Round 2 Deadline
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12-24-2014
Christmas Eve- Office Closed
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12-25-2014
Christmas- Office Closed
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