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Soil and Water Conservation
Contact Information
130-A West Dudley
Maumee, OH  43537

Ph: (419) 893-1966
Ph: (419) 79-GREEN
Fx: (419) 893-3131
Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Special Meeting - July 17, 2015 at 2:00 PM:
The Lucas SWCD Board of Supervisors will be having a Special Meeting on Friday, July 17, 2015 at 2:00 PM at the Lucas SWCD Office:
Agenda 7-17-2015

Board of Supervisors Monthly Meeting Dates:

The Lucas SWCD monthly board meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month at 4:00 PM at the Lucas SWCD office, with a few exceptions: 
Listing of 2015 Lucas SWCD Board Meeting Dates

Quick Deadline - New RCCP Funding for Farmers:
Funding will be available through the Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP), providing $17.5 million from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to help protect water quality in the western basin of Lake Erie. The five-year RCPP agreement is now ready to assist farmers in installing a variety of best management practices that will keep nutrients on fields and improve water quality. Program enrollment officially kicks off for Ohio, Michigan and Indiana farmers in designated watersheds on Wednesday, July 1, and runs through Friday, July 17, and farmers will be able to sign up at their local USDA Service Center.
RCCP Flier
RCCP News Release

2014 Lucas SWCD Financial Report Available:
The annual financial report of the Lucas Soil & Water Conservation District for the calendar year ending December 31, 2014 has been completed and is available for public inspection at the LSWCD office at 130-A West Dudley Street, Maumee, Ohio 43537.

Rain Barrels, Composters, Bird Houses & more!
To enhance your yard and garden, the Lucas SWCD offers rain barrels, composters, bird/bat/butterfly houses, marking flags and more. These also make great gifts for the gardener in your life.
Descriptions of Rain Barrels & Composters 
List of LSWCD Items for Sale

2015 Cover Crop Sale:
The Lucas SWCD has expanded its offerings to include Cover Crop seeds. These varieties are used to hold and enrich soils in planting beds before or after the main crops. Three mixes are available: Beneficials Mix for attracting beneficial insects, Raised Bed Mix, and Fall Cover Mix.
Cover Crop Brochure & Order Form

Latest Issue of Conservation News:
Please
click here for the latest issue of the Lucas SWCD newsletter, Conservation News. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please contact our office at 419-893-1966 or click here: submit request on-line

Animal Waste Compost Facility:
The Blue Creek Compost Facility is open and accepting vegetarian animal waste: horse, chicken, rabbit manure, etc. by appointments focusing on Wednesday.  Call 419-893-1966 for an appointment or more information.  Cost to dump is $5 per cubic yard. A level pick up truck bed is two cubic yards.