Local Solutions to Local Problems
Helping residents of Snohomish County and Camano Island manage natural resources for the future.
WELCOME to the website for
Snohomish Conservation District
PHONE SYSTEM UPDATE
The Conservation District has an all-new phone system and we are eagerly awaiting your calls! Each District staff person has their own dedicated number, but the good news is, you can still call the 425-335-5634 number and get a directory of our new 4-digit extensions!
Public Meetings April 8 and 15 for Reauthorization of Conservation District Assessment.
Snohomish Conservation District is holding two public meetings on its proposed five year special assessment. The first meeting will be at the Snohomish Library meeting room, 311 Maple Ave, on Tuesday, April 8 at 6 PM. The second meeting will be held at the Snohomish Conservation District meeting room, 528 91st Ave NE, Lake Stevens, WA, on Tuesday, April 15 at 5 PM. The Snohomish Conservation District Board of Supervisors is proposing the reauthorization of the special assessment of $5.00 per parcel plus $.05/acre for assessed lands within Snohomish Conservation District as authorized by RCW 89.08.400. The District will present the assessment proposal and work plan, and would like comments from Snohomish County landowners regarding this proposal. For more information, contact Monte Marti at the Snohomish Conservation District at 425-377-7001.
A sample form support letter to download and submit on or before April 30th can be found below.
Public Meeting Agenda April 15
Snohomish Conservation District's mission is to work cooperatively with others to promote and encourage conservation and responsible use of natural resources.
What We Do ~ In a Nutshell
Our Board of Supervisors
Whether you are looking for help with streamside erosion, weeds in your pastures, planning a new or existing building on your farm, or revitilizing your woodlot, SCD has staff available to help you, at no cost. This includes help with soil testing, engineering, determining your grazing capacities, improving your composting or manure options and much more. See the list of programs below, or go to the links on the left to learn more.
Fact Sheets on Assistance to ~
Fact Sheets Coming Soon
Small Forest Landowners
Small Farm Owners
What's New! We have new videos to share!
Rain Water Collection Cistern Examples in Puget Sound
Check out our new website too!
At betterground.org, you will find all sorts of natural resource-related materials including videos, landowner stories, fact sheets, and resources to help you on your property. Give it a whirl, and let us know what you think!
~~ News ~~
Manure spreader and broadcast spreader available to borrow from the District
See the Agriculture & Farming page for more information
Mug Up's and Meet'Up's
What are they and how can you have one?
Free Soil Tests?? We have them!
Find out more here or
call Leif Fixen at 425-335-5634, ext 110
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We now have a collection of
photos on Flickr!
Find us on Facebook too!
Manure Share List to be Restarted
Check it out here
The District office is located at
528 91st Ave NE, Ste A
Lake Stevens, WA 98258
Please note on the map that the
'Red Barn Exxon' is now the 'Beige Barn Valero'.
Phone: 425-335-5634, ext 4
FAX number: 425-335-5024
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. daily except