2019 Technical Assistance Grants – NACD

Like the first round of technical assistance (TA) grants, this funding will help conservation districts build capacity and enhance their ability to provide conservation planning and technical assistance to customers. These funds, provided in cooperation with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), will be administered by NACD to […]

Job Opportunity – District Manager – WICD

JOB POSTING EXPIRED WASHINGTON, Whidbey Island CD — Whidbey Island Conservation District is accepting applications for a full-time, exempt, salaried, and benefited position of District Manager. The District Manager is a full-time, exempt, salaried, and benefited position located in Coupeville, Washington. This is a full time management and […]

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Man, despite his artistic pretensions, his sophistication and his many accomplishments, owes his existence to a six-inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains.

Wendell Berry

The soil is the great connector of lives, the source and destination of all. It is the healer and restorer and resurrector, by which disease passes into health, age into youth, death into life. Without proper care for it we can have no community, because without proper care for it we can have no life.

Charles E. Kellogg, 1938

Essentially, all life depends upon the soil … There can be no life without soil and no soil without life; they have evolved together.