New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District

We are here to serve the community in several ways: to bring environmental education to any interested class, group or organization, to assist public and private land owners with storm-water management, and to aid the community in open lands preservation and conservation.

To learn more about your District click to download our informational brochure, then click here to read our mission statement and learn more about Soil & Water Conservation District history and your local Board of Supervisors.

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RECURSOS EN ESPANOL

Upcoming Events

Jun
23
Wed
Storm Drain Marking – Volunteer Opportunity
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Due to inclement weather, this event has been rescheduled for June 23rd. Please refer to the new event listing.
Pre-registration required. Register here: https://forms.gle/NXxey8R5LvR6kKe46
Storm drain marking is an important way to educate people about stormwater runoff – that drains directly into our waterways untreated! Join a fun group of volunteers as we work to mark 14 drains within a Wilmington community.
We will be marking drains within the Howe Creek Watershed. Exact location will be shared upon registration. Email arenfranz@nhcgov.com with questions or concerns.
Jun
26
Sat
Rain Barrel Sale at Tidal Creek Farmers Market
Jun 26 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
60 and 80 gallon rain barrels are available for purchase and pick up at the Tidal Creek Farmers Market on the last Saturday of each month between 8:00 am and 1:00 pm. The sale is located at the Tidal Creek Co-Op. Cash and check only. The barrels are available on a first come, first serve basis.
Made in North Carolina Rain Barrels
60 gallon barrel – Special Price of $90.00 (Normal Retail Price $119.95)
80 gallon barrel – Special Price of $110.00 (Normal Retail Price $139.95)
Unable to attend the sale in person? Call (910) 798-7130 or email soilwater@nhcgov.com to schedule an appointment for purchase and pick up on a date the works for you!
Jul
8
Thu
Monthly Rain Barrel Sale
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
60 and 80 gallon rain barrels are available for purchase and pick up on the 2nd Thursday of each month between 9:00am and 4:30pm. The sale is located at the New Hanover County Government Center. Cash, check, and credit cards are accepted. The barrels are available on a first come, first serve basis.
Made in North Carolina Rain Barrels
60 gallon barrel – Special Price of $90.00 (Normal Retail Price $119.95)
80 gallon barrel – Special Price of $110.00 (Normal Retail Price $139.95)
Unable to attend the sale in person? Call (910) 798-7130 or email soilwater@nhcgov.com to schedule an appointment for purchase and pick up on a date the works for you!
Jul
31
Sat
Rain Barrel Sale at Tidal Creek Farmers Market
Jul 31 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
60 and 80 gallon rain barrels are available for purchase and pick up at the Tidal Creek Farmers Market on the last Saturday of each month between 8:00 am and 1:00 pm. The sale is located at the Tidal Creek Co-Op. Cash and check only. The barrels are available on a first come, first serve basis.
Made in North Carolina Rain Barrels
60 gallon barrel – Special Price of $90.00 (Normal Retail Price $119.95)
80 gallon barrel – Special Price of $110.00 (Normal Retail Price $139.95)
Unable to attend the sale in person? Call (910) 798-7130 or email soilwater@nhcgov.com to schedule an appointment for purchase and pick up on a date the works for you!
Aug
12
Thu
Monthly Rain Barrel Sale
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
60 and 80 gallon rain barrels are available for purchase and pick up on the 2nd Thursday of each month between 9:00am and 4:30pm. The sale is located at the New Hanover County Government Center. Cash, check, and credit cards are accepted. The barrels are available on a first come, first serve basis.
Made in North Carolina Rain Barrels
60 gallon barrel – Special Price of $90.00 (Normal Retail Price $119.95)
80 gallon barrel – Special Price of $110.00 (Normal Retail Price $139.95)
Unable to attend the sale in person? Call (910) 798-7130 or email soilwater@nhcgov.com to schedule an appointment for purchase and pick up on a date the works for you!
Soil and Water Conservation: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 100 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7130 • Fax 910-798-7282
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