To assist, promote and educate our community in soil and water conservation.
Lau Ditch - Improvement project construction will begin on Tuesday, July 8th!
What can you do to “Keep Lake Erie Clean”? If you are a farmer or landowner the Ottawa Soil and Water Conservation District and Natural Resources Conservation Service will pay you to establish 20’ FILTER STRIPS along your land next to ditches. Call 419-898-1595 to see if you qualify for this great cost-share program.
Ottawa SWCD Strategic Plan 2008 (2.8 mb)
Ottawa SWCD Staff
Ottawa SWCD Board of Supervisors
Chairman Michael Harder Salem Twp.
Vice Chair Rich Thorbahn, Jr. Carroll Twp.
Fiscal Tom Riedeman Clay Twp.
Secretary Roland Sandrock Allen Twp.
Member Jerry Whipple Benton Twp.
Natural Resources Conservation Service
Josh Gerwin District Conservationist
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