The Vigo County Soil and Water Conservation District was officially organized by landowners on January 23, 1950. The District is a sub-division for the State of Indiana is responsible for soil and water conservation activities in Vigo County. The district does not have any legal or regulatory power. It cannot replace or duplicate the functions of local government units.
To promote the wise use of soil, water and natural resources by providing education and technical assistance to individual landowners, operators, homeowners, organizations, agencies and units of government. To analyze local needs and development programs aimed at solving problems of soil and water conservation. Through the District, these problems are solved largely by land users themselves, with assistance furnished by various organizations and agencies.
To take an active role in the conservation, development, and productive use of our soil, water and related natural resources.
Jennifer Hamilton, Chairman – Appointed
Casey Evans, Vice Chairman – Elected
Phillip Carter, Treasurer – Appointed
Larry Owen, Secretary – Elected
Brent Hults, Member – Elected
You can contact the SWCD and NRCS staff at: (812)-232-0193 ext. 3
For E-mail correspondence:
Soil and Water Conservation District Staff:
Natural Resource Conservation Service Staff:
Doug Walker, District Conservationist
Vigo County Soil and Water Conservation District
3241 S. 3rd Pl.-Honey Creek West
Terre Haute, IN 47802-5252
Office: (812)-232-0193 ext. 3