Your Source for Natural Resource Conservation & Land Management Practices Assistance, Plans and Education
We’re here to serve Marion County residents with information and assistance on conservation planning, invasive weeds, native plants, urban conservation, backyard habitats, livestock management, grant funding, wildlife, healthy woods, habitat restoration, school gardens and other projects for which they need assistance.
Latest Edition of the Insider
Click here to read the Marion SWCD Insider August 2016 Edition
To read previous issues of the Insider, visit our Newsletter Page here
Read Our Tumblr Blog
Click th elink and visit our Tumblr blog for the latest in news and photos of district happenings,
District Administrative Committee to hold meeting
The Marion Soil and Water Conservation District’s Administrative Committee will meet from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, in the conference room at the district office located at 338 Hawthorne Ave. NE, Salem, 97301.
To see a detailed agenda, click the committee agenda link.
Marion SWCD is hiring a Part-Time Events and Volunteer Coordinator
For more information visit our Job Announcements page, Job Announcements
Four District Director Positions Are Up For Election
For more information about director’s responsibilities, open positions and director packets visit our Volunteer Opportunities page.
Join Our Manure Exchange Program and Help Conserve
Our Manure Exchange Program puts gardeners and landowners looking for free manure compost in touch with livestock owners who have excess fresh and composted manure.
Visit our Livestock program page located here under Resources for more information.
Wondering when a meeting, event or activity is happening at the district?
Check out our calendar for listings for time and dates.
Visit our “Conservation In The News” page to read our blog and see what is happening with the district.
There you will find our newsletter, The Conservation Insider and information about upcoming classes and workshops.
Winners of the 2016 Mural Competition Announced!
View all the entries for this year’s competitions here on our Mural Contest page