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Monroe Soil and Water Conservation District

Education

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.

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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.

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Upcoming Events
  1. Independence Day – Office Closed

    July 4
  2. Board Meeting

    July 15 @ 8:00 PM
  3. Summer School – Office Closed

    July 28 - July 30
  4. Board Meeting

    August 19 @ 8:00 PM
  5. Labor Day – Office Closed

    September 2