Join us for our 2015 Annual Meeting!

will be held in Febuary 2015

Location TBA

Plan on joining us for the 2015 Annual Meeting. To become a Corporate or Affiliate member, call the office and ask how. 

Kosciusko County Soil & Water

Conservation District (SWCD) is a governmental subdivision of Indiana.  It is responsible for carrying out practices and programs that promote the conservation of our soil, water, and related natural resources within the county.  By working in partnership with Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) this purpose is carried out by providing technical assistance, cost-share opportunities, and educational programs.

Plan now for your 2015 TREE PLANTINGS!!!

Planning on a large tree planting. Place your order with the State IDNR Nursery Program from Oct1st 2014---May 1, 2015. Seedlings come in bundels of 50 or 100 with a price range of $29.50-$40.00. Stop into the office for an oder form or visit the website at   for more information. 


Environmental Education Association of Indiana (EEAI)

2014 EEAI Conference 

September 26th-28th

McCormick's Creek State Park

Igniting A Green Fire

Fieldprint Calculator Pilot Project

Middle Eel River Watershed Initiative

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NEWS from the


It is that time of year again to start thinking about preserving the summers bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables. Use the link below for freezing tips.

Freezing and Food Safety




NEWS from the NRCS

Soil Health


NRCS Advises keeping crop residue to avoid erosion problems.  



Soil and Water Conservation Society: Hoosier Chapter

Hoosier Chapter: Soil and Water Conservation Society 

Indiana Association of Soil and Water      Conservation Districts

Ever wonder about soil?

Dig in and learn more about "Dirt"

Watch Ray "the soil guy" in Theater!



What Goes On in the Garden When You Are Not Watching

Click on the hummingbird to watch this amazing video!


Mission- To help people manage, conserve and enhance natural resources for present and future generations through                  education, public information, leadership, and development of innovative programs. 

Kosciusko County Soil and Water Conservation District

Upcoming Events 




Closed Sept. 1, 2014

    Board Meeting-

       2nd@ 7:30pm


    Board Meeting-

       7th@ 7:30pm


    Board Meeting-


Closed Nov. 4, 11, 27&28


  Board Meeting:

     2nd@ 7:00pm

Closed December 25&26


Closed January 1, 2015





  Do to the nature of the work performed, there are times when no one will be in the office. Please call before making a special trip to the office. (574)267-7445 ext 3



  The following services are available:

Soil Reports  

• Soil Survey Maps/ Web Soil Survey

• Conservation Materials Library

• Topographic Maps

• Pond Management Information

Soil Erosion Control Practices

• Nutrient Management

• Conservation Planning

Terra Plane Rental

Tree Sales

Training – Project WILD, WET & Learning Tree

• Wetlands Information  

    Conservation Camp

    • Soil Stewardship Materials

    • Leadership 20/20

    • Chlorophyll Meter Available




    Office Hours 

    Monday – Friday      8:00 am – 4:00 pm

    County Holidays -  office closed



    For more information about any of these services,                           contact the SWCD office at:

    217 E. Bell Dr. Warsaw, IN  46582   ~   574-267-7445 ext. 3

    2014 Multi-County Forestry Field Day

    Saturday September 20, 2014

    Thank you to all who came out for this event. It was a great day to learn about the health of the forest.

    Kosciusko/Whitley County line on US 30

    2014 RC&D 10 County Rafting Program

    For more information on how to get your school involved, please call the Kosciusko County SWCD office.

    574-267-7445 ex3