Welcome to your 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 read the latest edition of our newsletter, ‘Changing Tides‘, click the link.

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.

A NHC District program, Outdoor Environmental Learning Centers, has recently been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards program recognizes innovative county government programs that enhance services for residents. View the video here.

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Upcoming Events

Jan
29
Fri
Conservation Contest – Public Speaking Event Entry
Jan 29 all-day

Public Speaking Contest Information:

  • Eligible Grades: 7th and 8th Grades
  • Open to all public, private, and homeschool students in New Hanover County
  • Open to student clubs (i.e. 4-H, FFA) in New Hanover County
  • Participants will perform their speech during a live Zoom presentation on January 29, 2021. Winners will be announced via email later that day.

Important Dates:

  • Each participant must register for the contest in advance by January 22, 2021. To register, email arenfranz@nhcgov.com.
  • Contest: January 29th, 2021 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
  • Contest Winner Award Recognition Ceremony: TBD

Prizes:

  • There will be a 1st and 2nd place award in each grade category.
  • 1st Place Winners: Will receive a $25 gift card, an Awards Certificate, and an invitation to the Award Recognition Ceremony
  • 2nd Place Winners: Will receive an Awards Certificate and an invitation to the Award Recognition Ceremony

 

 

Feb
17
Wed
Monthly Board of Supervisors Meeting
Feb 17 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

The New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold their monthly meeting via Zoom.  To join the meeting follow the link below or email Dru Harrison at drharrison@nhcgov.com to have an invite sent to your email.

Topic: NHSWCD Board of Supervisors Monthly Meeting

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/91097467676 

 

Meeting ID: 910 9746 7676

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Meeting ID: 910 9746 7676

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Mar
17
Wed
Monthly Board of Supervisors Meeting
Mar 17 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

The New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold their monthly meeting via Zoom.  To join the meeting follow the link below or email Dru Harrison at drharrison@nhcgov.com to have an invite sent to your email.

Topic: NHSWCD Board of Supervisors Monthly Meeting

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/91097467676 

 

Meeting ID: 910 9746 7676

One tap mobile

+13126266799,,91097467676# US (Chicago)

+16465588656,,91097467676# US (New York)

 

Dial by your location

+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)

+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)

+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)

+1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose)

+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)

Meeting ID: 910 9746 7676

Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/aciw21RbVl

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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