Crawford Soil & Water Conservation District
3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus, OH 44820 (419)-562-8280
 

Welcome!

    Our mission is to encourage and assist the people of Crawford County in making decisions for the wise use of our natural resources to provide a quality environment for all.



Conservation Districts are locally organized self-governing bodies chartered by the State. Through voluntary action and cooperation of landowners (and other stake holders), the District works to conserve land, water, forest, wildlife and other related resources for the benefit of all.


Crawford SWCD Job Opportunity

The Crawford SWCD will be accepting applications to fill a full-time position for an Administrative Assistant.

Applications will be accepted through March 16, 2018.

Click Here for a PDF Printable Application Packet


 Up Coming Meetings and Workshops:

 

Neighbor to Neighbor Conservation Series:

Hartschuh Farm's Syrup Shack

Wednesday March 7th at 6:00 P.M., 6955 Knauss Rd, Sycamore

Join the Hartschuh's as we explore the magic of maple syrup time. Attendees will learn how to identify and tap maple trees, what equipment is needed, and the basics about making maple syrup.

Forestry Management

Wednesday April 4th at 6:00 P.M., 6401 Remlinger Rd, Crestline

This workshop lead by Marty Michel, Private Forester, will cover timber stand improvement, timber marketing, controlling invasive species, tree identification and CAUV participation.

 

Livestock Mortality Composting Certification:

Tuesday February 20th at 1:00 P.M. Held at the Crawford County Courthouse Lower Level Conference Room

Click here for the event flyer

 

Manure Side Dress Toolbar :

Silver Creek Watershed focus to provide a manure application toolbar for applying liquid manure.

Click here for program flyer


Crawford SWCD Annual Tree Sale

The Crawford Soil and Water Conservation District has evergreens, hardwoods, shrubs and fruit plants available through our annual tree and plant sale. The district is taking orders until March 16th, so get your order in as soon as possible for the best selection.

Tree Varieties Available:

Evergreens (10 per package) - White Cedar, Balsam Fir, Norway Spruce and White Pine

Hardwoods (10 per package) - Sugar Maple, Red Oak, Black Cherry and Swamp White Oak

Pollinators (5 per package) - Button Bush, Persimmon, Winterberry and Dolgo Crabapple

Fruit (1 per package) - Blue Concord Grapes, Seedless

Printable order form can be printed by clicking this link or at the office, 3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus, Ohio 44820. Please call the office at 419-562-8280 ext. 3 for more information. Make checks payable to Crawford SWCD. Please mail order form along with the check, or hand deliver payment and form to the office.

Trees can be picked up March 28th, from 3:00 - 6:00 pm and March 29th from 7:30 am – 6:00 pm. We do not deliver or mail packets.

Printable PDF Tree Sale Descriptions


Crawford SWCD Fish Sale

Deadline for ordering is Thursday April 26th, 2018.

Pick-up will be Friday April 27th, 2:00-3:00 P.M. at the Crawford SWCD Office, 3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus, Ohio 44820

Printable order form can be printed by clicking this link or at the office, 3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus, Ohio 44820. Please call the office at 419-562-8280 ext. 3 for more information. Make checks payable to Crawford SWCD. Please mail order form along with the check, or hand deliver payment and form to the office.