Monroe Soil and Water Conservation District


The Monroe Soil and Water Conservation District offers a variety of education assistance in the field of natural resources. Our programs focus on a variety of age ranges, from preschool to post-secondary, and cover a variety of topics, including soils, water quality, wildlife, forestry, and the environment.


Elementary and High School Programs

  • 5th Grade Field Day – Held each May at the Monroe County Fairgrounds
  • Envirothon – Annual competitive academic, outdoor team event for high school students
  • Poster Contest – Held annually each spring for grades K-12
  • Skyvue Outdoor Classroom – Involved with the creation along with the students, teachers and administration
  • Project Wild

In addition, the MSWCD offers grants to a teachers who request funding to educate themselves or their students on conservation issues.

Post Secondary and Adult Education

  • Scholarships – Available to youth of Monroe County pursuing a degree in an agricultural related field

The Monroe SWCD also offers a variety of educational programs and workshops for adults including topics on pond management, wildlife, forestry and bee keeping. Be sure to check our calendar page for up coming events.

Upcoming Events
  1. Columbus Day – Office Closed

    October 14
  2. Board Meeting

    October 21 @ 8:00 PM
  3. Board Meeting

    November 18 @ 6:00 PM
  4. Thanksgiving – Office Closed

    November 28 - November 29
  5. Board Meeting

    December 9 @ 6:00 PM