About

The Vermillion County Soil and Water Conservation District constitutes a governmental subdivision of the state and a public body corporate and politic exercising public powers (IN Code 14-32-5).

Our function is to provide information about soil, water and related natural resource conservation; identify and prioritize local soil and water resource concerns; connect land users to sources of educational, technical and financial assistance to implement conservation practices and technologies; and facilitate partnerships.

Our mission is to provide leadership and assistance in the proper use and management of soil, water, and related natural resources for all citizens in Vermillion County.

We Envision a Vermillion County

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With healthy and productive soils

 

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With profitable and sustainable agriculture

 

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Where informed citizens are involved with conservation issues

 

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With clean streams and water resources

 

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With productive woodlands and plentiful wildlife habitat

 

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Where a conservation ethic guides sustainable economic development

 

Vermillion County SWCD Supervisors

Darrell Morgan

Chair

 

Jame Krieger

Vice Chair

 

Josh Bishop

Treasurer

 

LeeAnn Larrance

Secretary

 

David Bishop

Board Member

 

Our Staff

Eric Shideler

Conservation Director

email [email protected]

Don Donovan

NRCS District Conservationist

email [email protected]

The Vermillion County SWCD meets the second Tuesday of each month at
6PM in the SWCD Office in Newport, IN.

 

MEETING MINUTES

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