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71st Annual Meeting & Supervisor Election & Supervisor Election

The Hancock Soil & Water Conservation District will hold its 71st Annual Meeting and Supervisor Election on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at The Brugeman Lodge in Riverbend Recreation Area.

The event starts with a Social Hour and voting for two supervisors at 5:00 p.m. Serving for the dinner will be from 6:00-6:45 p.m. The BBQ Ribs and Baked Chicken Breast will be prepared by Kathy’s Korner Restaurant.The entertainment for the evening will be “A Soil Scientist in Holland” presented by Frank Gibbs of Wetland and Soil Consulting Services, LLC. Rawson, Ohio.

The cost of tickets for this enjoyable evening with your family is only $10 per adult, $5.00 per child (4-12 years old) and free for children 3 and under. Pre-sale tickets only. Call the Hancock SWCD at 419-422-6569 to reserve your tickets. Don’t let this opportunity for a casual, relaxed family night pass you by! Mark your calendar for August 1st today!


Brights Ditch Grant

The Hancock SWCD with support from the Blanchard River Watershed Partnership has received a grant from the Great Lakes Commission-Great Lakes Restoration program, to help local farmers install BMPs to reduce sediment, phosphorus, and nitrogen loadings in the Brights Ditch watershed.The Brights Ditch watershed is located in Hancock and Wyandot counties and the Wyandot SWCD is also a partner on the grant.                                                                     

The Best Management Practices available are:Precision Nutrient Management Plan (includes grid soil testing, Precised fertilizer application, conservation no-till and cover crops), Water Controlled Structure with no main needed and Water Controlled Structure with a main.   

For more information contact Hancock SWCD at 419-422-6569 or Wyandot SWCD at 419-294-2312. Click here for grant guidelines and a brochure.

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To promote awareness and conservation of our natural resources through leadership, education, and services.

Our Vision

To be recognized as a leader in promoting responsible stewardship and conservation of our natural resources through partnerships to enhance the quality of life.

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Hancock Soil & Water Conservation District
7868 County Road 140, Suite E
Findlay, Ohio 45840
Phone: 419-422-6569